My parents have raised beagles in their back yard for years, and Mom puts the poop around the rosebushes and waters it into the soil. They seem to like it (the roses, that is).
Susan Monroe wrote:
If a person is too casual about hookworms in the south (usually where it doesn't freeze hard), women need to stay on top of their birth control methods.
swamp donk wrote:
! before that we would pour it down ground hog holes!
paul wheaton wrote:
Alkaline soil .....
I do seem to remember something about how e coli was not a beef issue until they were fed a nearly exclusive grain diet. This made their poop more acidic and, therefore, more hospitable to e coli.