Compost Accelerator: Easy To Make Yourself!

Gießkanne mit Mischung aus Hefe, Wasser und Zucker als biologischer Beschleuniger für Kompost

A guaranteed organic home remedy will help: Simply mix compost accelerator yourself. All you need is sugar, yeast and water.


1 cube fresh yeast
500 to 1,000 grams of sugar
A pot of lukewarm water

Preparation of the organic compost accelerator:

Crumble the yeast into the water and then stir in the sugar. After mixing, dilute the finished concentrate to ten liters of water. This amount makes exactly one watering can full. Let the liquid in the can stand for about two hours.

Then spread the biological compost accelerator over the pile with the watering can so that decomposition gets underway. This trick works best in mild weather and temperatures around 20 degrees.