This is an article that mentions two of my favorite things: permaculture and Steve Solomon. I was a bit skeptical about the author’s supposition that the NPK of compost was around 1:1:1, but some further research on the web (Google), revealed it to appear to be accurate as a Back of the Envelope calculation.
You can read this article here:
For a long debate on the NPK of Compost, here is a thread from the Garden Web forum:
And my favorite compost: