Composting poop?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by JessicaGrant, Aug 31, 2008.

  1. JessicaGrant

    JessicaGrant Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I read on my new composter that you ought not put pet waste in it. Is there a different way to compost chicken waste (i.e. does it do better in a pile?) or are they not considered pets? What do you do?? Thanks!!
     
  2. smom1976

    smom1976 too many projects too little time!

    May 2, 2008
    Pensacola, FL
    I pile it up with everything else (after I have given it to the chickens) they do the initial break down and it is much faster and they like it too..
     
    Last edited: Aug 31, 2008
  3. Nemo

    Nemo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It's mostly talking about dogs and cats... Such animals can have parasites that won't be killed by the heat from the composting.
     

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