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Start A Composting Cage With Fallen Leaves

Dec 19, 2018

Composting cages
Credit Texas A&M Agrilife

Byron Chitwood, Hunt County Master Gardener, recommends starting a composting cage using chicken wire to contain fallen leaves, and adding nitrogen to the mix to help along the decomposition of the leaves.  But Byron says leaves can also simply be dumped into flower beds and gardens for mulch.