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West Norriton, PA
(Zone 6b)

January 23, 2008
12:29 AM

Post #4440287

I just started composting this summer, got all wrapped up in the green/brown ratios, turning the pile, watering it when dry ... becomes a dreaded chore quickly. Lately I have just been throwing the stuff on the pile (mostly kitchen scraps and pounds of starbucks coffee grinds) and adding a layer of dried leaves on top. My pile is still warm in the middle of January ... so I must be doing something right. I'm planning to expand several gardens in my back yard ... using your composting method will make my garden expansion must easier.

I knew there had to be a simpler way. Thanks for the confession

Looking forward to your next article.
Rose Lodge, OR
(Zone 8b)

January 23, 2008
3:26 AM

Post #4441316

yep, you're doing something right alright. following yer instincts!

January 29, 2013
1:59 AM

Post #9400922

Sometimes the most simple approach is best!
Thanks for a good article.

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