Fertilizing with yard trimmings
Cogger, Craig George, 1950-
Bary, Andy I.
Sullivan, Dan M. (Dan Matthew), 1954-
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Yard trimmings are a mixture of grass clippings, leaves, woody trimmings, weeds, and soil. Most yard trimmings are beneficial to the soil as they are a good source of plant nutrients and organic matter. This publication describes the use of yard trimmings in agriculture including: nutrient content and properties of yard trimmings, estimating nitrogen availability from yard trimmings, calculating application rates, managing yard trimmings applications, permits for yard trimmings applications, and repeated applications. 8 pages.