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A close up detail of a garden scene showing the end view of a compost fence in a sunny residential garden.  Made up of two layers of sturdy wire mesh screen held roughly 6-8" apart, the home gardener places clippings and waste in the open top of the fence and allows them to fall to the bottom.  Subsequent layers build up in the fence, while the earlier clippings decompose and becomes usable compost to be removed from the bottom.