The key to good composting is the temperature. Hands down, you want to make sure you are able to monitor how hot or cold that pile of compost is, to ensure that you are producing high quality compost. You want to have that compost pile on lockdown!
Libba will give you a brief discussion of the thermometer, from the gauge that tells you whether your compost pile is: steady active hot The thermometer has a 20" stem and is also made from shatterproof plastic, so it's practically indestructable. Check out the Compost Thermometer or any of our other Compost Bins and Accessories.