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mulching a former dog run
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Debbie Byrd Aug 18, 2009.


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Debbie Byrd replied to Mindy's discussion 'mulching a former dog run'
"I had the same problem. What did I do? Raised bed gardening! It solved all my problems. I was able to get the soil I wanted in there. I was able to plant more using the square foot gardening method. Texas is in a severe drought and I have had a…"
Aug 18, 2009
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Jul 15, 2009
Trell Johnson replied to Mindy's discussion 'mulching a former dog run'
"I am having great sucess vermicomposting the dog poop that gets contributed to my lawn. Most composters suggest that it is a bad idea to try putting waste into a normal compost pile, but the red wigglers are all over the dog leavings."
Apr 1, 2009
Pat replied to Mindy's discussion 'mulching a former dog run'
"Has anyone seen or used one of those "doggie septic tanks"? I have seen them advertised and they look pretty simple. Does anyone know if they work? Are they worth the price, or is it something I can do myself?"
Mar 31, 2009
Ricki Tickit Hills replied to Mindy's discussion 'mulching a former dog run'
"Please send me yur recepe for compoting dog crap thanks"
Mar 24, 2009

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What kind of HOMEGROWN are you?
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15% homegrown, 85% frantic
A bit about me:
Years after leaving the family farm, I'm trying to get back to my roots and re-learn the wisdom that my grandparents knew.
Latest greatest meal cooked at home:
African Peanut Stew
Currently reading:
"Little, Big" by John Crowley
My latest DIY project:
My husband and I are trying to convert the former dog-run on our rental property to a vegetable garden.

Comment Wall (2 comments)

At 11:58pm on November 9, 2008, Drew said…
Hi bunny! I look forward to fixing up the back yard with you. <3
At 12:39am on November 10, 2008, Mary said…
Your icon is HOT

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