RULE OF THUMB: When a bin is full it should be turned into the large bin to its left.
This is on-going.
If you can't turn due to back problems you can still help by watering all the bins to help keep them moist , (like a wrung out sponge), so that the composting process continues.
CONSIDER THESE AMENDMENTS FOR A GARDEN OUR SIZE!
A Master Gardener passed along a few soil preparing secrets for a "grow-like-crazy garden with big results and plentiful harvests".
I am going to try these this year. I can't wait to see the results! Fairfax Nursury and Goodman's Hardware carries all these. (call before visiting to be sure)
three - 1 cubic foot bags- Point Reyes-"Double Doody" $ 6.99- An earthy blend of nutrient-rich cow and horse manure. "Perfect for veggies, – little of this stuff goes a long, long way."
4 lb. EB Stone Cottonseed meal 6-2-2 = $ 7.99 .
4 lb. EB Stone Blood Meal 12-0-0 = $ 7.99 .
One - 1 1/2 cubic foot bag Worm Castings = $ 9.99
5 lb. Epsom Salt (Magnesiun Sulfate) = $ 7.99 -might cost less at Rite Aid Stores.
15 lb. bag E.B. Stone 5-5-5 = $ 20.00 --It is also sold in smaller box sizes.
AND of course-- add some compost and organic matter to the soil.