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Recycling Leaves
Kerry Smith, Dave Williams, Jim Donald, Bill Goff, Tony Glover
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Pages / Length: 2
Publication Date: 10/10/2011

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Americans generate about 243 million tons of municipal solid trash each year. What are the alternatives to putting leaves out with the trash? This publication provides guidelines for recycling leaves for use as mulch or, in decomposed form, as compost for amending soil. Includes instructions on how to start a compost heap in autumn—and have enough decomposed matter to till into your garden in the spring.

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