Re: [gardeners] HS

George Shirley (
Tue, 23 Mar 1999 12:16:01 -0600

"Byron.Bromley" wrote:

> George
>  Try this, Behind my own barn I have about 6 cu yd of about
> 8 year old Horse Manure, my friend who has the 19 year old stuff
> also has about 15 cu yd of 6 year old stuff, I have another neighbor
> with -last addition about 3 years ago. And another neighbor with
> a continous supply of fresh - for hot bed - with a bucket loader and a dump
> truck - free delivery.
>    Living in the boonies has some advantages.
> Byron

We don't quite live in the boonies, a small town of 35,000 does us. We have
access to race horse poop mixed with rice hulls on a near continuous basis.
It's the really old stuff I envy though, we have to compost ours. I really am
green now.