Turning Piles Is Too Hard To Do By Yourself

schreber_gaertnerJune 26, 2011

So I've recruited some helpers!

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molex

Are those unionized chickens? OSHA might have something to say about this ;p

    Bookmark   June 26, 2011 at 12:46AM
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haname(z9 AZ NE Phoenix)

Beautiful fat chickens and beautiful fat corn plants!

    Bookmark   June 26, 2011 at 2:12AM
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rosiew(8 GA)

Will be sending your pic to my daughter to show her chickens. Great. What are your bins made from? Have any other pics to share? Beautiful compost, chicks and corn.

Rosie

    Bookmark   June 26, 2011 at 5:30PM
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schreber_gaertner

Thanks, everybody! The bins are the roll-up kind you can get online or at hardware stores. I got mine on Amazon:

http://www.amazon.com/Presto-Products-GKL0951-6-Geobin-Composting/dp/B00140UWDK/ref=sr_1_3?s=home-garden&ie=UTF8&qid=1309143402&sr=1-3

I have four of them and rotate among different levels of doneness. They've worked great for me.

Here's a shot of the whole veggie patch. Still clearing out bermuda and planting in the empty spaces.

Lots of work but worth every minute!

    Bookmark   June 26, 2011 at 11:13PM
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pnbrown

Rats do a much better job of aerating.

    Bookmark   June 27, 2011 at 8:58AM
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