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What to spray on my compost to hide chicken poop smell?

Discussion in 'Gardening' started by smcgill, Jan 26, 2017.

  1. smcgill

    smcgill Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a couple of large leaves/chicken poop piles.
    I have a couple of dogs that can smell when I add the poop!
    What can I spray the plies with .. to hide the smell .... vinegar?
     
  2. Percheron chick

    Percheron chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just stir it in. Vinegar will kill any beneficial microbes in the pile.
     
  3. Arielle

    Arielle Chicken Obsessed

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    Turn over the material and bury new additions....will compost faster too. We keep a shovel or fork at the compost pile.
     
  4. lazy gardener

    lazy gardener Chicken Obsessed

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    Cover the pile over with chicken wire or a tarp to keep the dogs out.
     

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