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Q.Canned Fish For Fertilizer?

Zone 7b | Anonymous added on March 29, 2023 | Answered

Is canned fish really good for garden fertilizer? Does it attract bears?

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Answered on March 30, 2023

Fish waste should be composted before using. And yes, it will attract bears and other wildlife if not composted in a closed container. If you live in bear country, it is recommended not to compost fish waste at all.


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