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Re: I have undertaken the greatest challenge

I don't subscribe to OG, it was too much vegetable for an ornamentalist,
like me.  However, I did read an article similar to what you describe
somewhere along the line.  And I recall that yes, chicken was the strongest,
which also made it more likely to burn.  I don't recall if they tested
cricket manure, but that's something I often use for my bulbs.  If I can
find something at home later I'll let you know.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Josh Haskell" <haskell@ncweb.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Tuesday, March 15, 2005 9:34 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] I have undertaken the greatest challenge

> Libby,
>         About five years ago, maybe six, OG did an article comparing
> animal manures.  As I recall chicken rated highest in Nitrogen, and horse
> scored better than cow, despite what all the old time farmers say.  Would
> you happen to have the article in your collection?  Or does anyone else on
> the list happen to have it?  Kitty??  I'd love to get a copy.
>                                                       Josh Haskell
>                                                       Ohio  -- Zone 5
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Libby Valentine" <grdner03@yahoo.com>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Sent: Tuesday, March 15, 2005 10:17 AM
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] I have undertaken the greatest challenge
> > Oh good! If magazines don't count then my "black hole" room is pretty
> > clean. I think it's time to let go of all my Organic Gardening magazines
> > (still hanging on to the rest - one at a time is a start). I know in the
> > past there have been organizations that use back issues of OG; anybody
> > know of a better use for old gardening magazines in general, OG in
> > particular, than the recycle bin?
> >
> >
> > Libby
> > Maryland zone 6
> >
> > Aplfgcnys@aol.com wrote:
> > Come on, Kitty, magazines don't count.
> >
> > In a message dated 03/13/2005 10:54:56 PM Eastern Standard Time,
> > kmrsy@comcast.net writes:
> > What!?! No Reader's Digest?!?
> > Kitty
> > neIN, Z5
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From:
> > The only room in our house without books is the small
> >> "powder room."

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