Guinea pigs and rabbits.
Category: Gardening tips.
| Posted: Wed Feb 01, 2006 3:42 pm
Yes you did read the title correctly. Even your pets can be of use in your garden!!!
Use the straw from the weekly changes of the guinea pig or rabbit hutch. Put it in the bottom of your pea and bean trenches. A 2" layer of this straw, together with the droppings, will give a nitrogen rich boost to your plants as well as helping to conserve water in the soil.
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