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Composting and Soil

Composting is a great amendment for soils, adding nutrients and improving soil structure. Since it breaks down over the year, it should be added to soils yearly. Compost is an easy way to recycle yard wastes without hauling them to a landfill. The procedure can be as simple or complex.

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Soil, fertilization and nutrient management

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