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Q.recycle plants in garden

Zone WILLIAMSTOWN,KY 41097 | MAWSgarden added on September 17, 2016 | Answered

Corn, beans and cucumber plants – can they be made into compost? They are done producing.

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Answered on September 18, 2016

Yes, all these plants can be composted. Plus, any other weeds you've pulled from your garden can too. The only exception is that plants that have been attacked by disease shouldn't be composted, and that weeds that have already gone to seed shouldn't be composted.

The site has many guides to composting. Start here:

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