Composting is easy, but does require regular aeration to prevent odors, discourage pests and help organic matter to decompose faster. Simple to use and easy to store, this aerator does the heavy work for you-simply grasp the handle, twist the spiral end down into the pile and pull out. Durable stainless-steel shaft resists corrosion. Pine handle is made of FSC-certified wood. 45" shaft; 17 1/2" handle. Made in England.