I have a hundred and twenty five square foot garden area. The soil is sandy and drains well (It's in the Mojave desert) How many cubic feet of steer manure do I need to apply to fertilize this effectively?
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Most Steer manure is available in two cubic feet (2 ft³) size bags. The following should help you determine how much Steer manure you will need in your application. One bag of Steer manure per 200 ft² (20'*10') at a thickness of 1/8". Here is an article that you may find helpful: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/composting/manures/steer-manure.htm