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The price of saw dust

a big pile of saw dust

We get our saw dust from a local lumber cutter a few 5 gallon buckets at a time.

The guys there are nice and give to us for free.

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About us: Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton spent over a decade living self-sufficiently in the mountains of Virginia before moving north to start over from scratch in the foothills of Ohio. They've experimented with permaculture, no-till gardening, trailersteading, home-based microbusinesses and much more, writing about their adventures in both blogs and books.

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What do you use the sawdust for?
Comment by jim Mon Apr 20 23:23:47 2015
Jim --- Mostly for the composting toilet, although we've also been known to use it in a black soldier fly bin and I'm thinking of mixing some with urine to see what happens. There's always a use for woody biomass!
Comment by anna Tue Apr 21 07:21:59 2015

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