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07-27-2006, 02:57 PM
any of you guys apply compost regularly? how much do you charge? any advice on choosing a good compost, applying it, etc...?

what do you think about a product called Numus, which is a pelletized compost? would you think this would work the same? half the benefit?

is compost fine sitting out in the sun for the whole summer? example: i buy say 30 cubic yards of it in the spring, but only use half. will the compost work the same in the fall? should i cover it?

does anyone use it to suppress diseases?

i appreciate any help on the above questions or any information, books, sites, etc. on compost.


07-27-2006, 06:53 PM
We have customers that ask for it in the spring we charge cost of the compost plus a charge to spread it out. WE use wheelbarrows and shovels and rakes. It runs around $60 per yard. No it dont' degrade unless you put chemicals on it.

07-28-2006, 12:36 AM
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