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Q.Can Chicken Food Go In A Compost Bin?

Zone 75069 | THardison added on April 18, 2020 | Answered

I would like to add manure and shavings from the coop my chicks are in, but there is a good bit of chicken food mixed in. Will the food be a problem?

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Answered on April 21, 2020

As long as your compost reaches the correct composting temperature, then it will be fine.

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