Composting
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Can you compost apple cores?

Zone Hong Kong | DogLoverRcch added on March 2, 2019 | Answered

Can you compost apple cores? How can it help your garden? What nutrients are in it that help your plants?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on March 4, 2019

Yes, you can compost old apples and cores. These are considered 'green' debris.
Toss dead leaves fallen from trees and some soil onto the apples. These are considered brown debris. The best ratio in compost is one part green to two parts brown debris.

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