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Is a heck of a lot of manure. It filled my front yard. Overflowed onto the sidewalk. My kids spent three hours in it this afternoon playing king of the mountain on it, and shifting SOME of it from the front yard to the back yard (they actually got a lot moved LOL).

Next time, I won't get 8 tons. Maybe ... 2 tons. LOL Maybe.

OLd horse manure doesn't stink, that is a good thing!
 

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Hard soil in Arizona=calcium carbonate=high alkalinity. Horse manure may contain 5% or more salt. 8 tons would mean adding 800 pounds to an already salty condition. But it will give you something to start with as far as nutrients go even if the plants don't do diddly this year. Then you'll have what you made tested and be able to adjust from there.

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Sounds like you've found a goldmine and you have if compared to the price of fertilizer. Eddie
A lof of places around here give it away -- you just have to truck it. The guy who delivered to me, delivered for free! All of that loveliness...free.
 
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