Wayne Mackenzie wrote:I had a truckload of wood chips picked up and taken away by a big dust devil. 😡
Leah Nam wrote:We are frugal gardeners and blessed to live in a forested area with plenty of trees that give a wonderful leaf mulch but one problem.. it always blows away. I have tried layering kindling and larger sticks over the leaf piles to weight them down but that only partially works.
I have had success putting chicken wire over the piles but I don’t have enough chicken wire for all my beds. Any other creative (and free) solutions? We have access to lots of leaves and sticks, compost is not ready yet, and our chip drop is pending.