Re: [gardeners] Seed Starting Box

Kay Lancaster (
Thu, 7 Jan 1999 17:47:33 -0800 (PST)

On Thu, 7 Jan 1999 wrote:

> Kay must know a lot about poop.  How much does it take for a hotframe?

You mean you saw my old job description from the parasitology lab?
"Official sh** stirrer"  ;-) 

About 6-8" of nice fresh horse or cow manure and straw is what my
mother's family always used in Iowa... less manure and more straw
if you were dealing with chickens instead of horses and cows.

Kay Lancaster
   just west of Portland, OR  USDA zone 8 (polarfleece)

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