Leave your Leaves

Leave Leaves Alone!

This New York Times article  explains why it’s better to leave your fallen leaves instead of spending money to bag and remove them. Leaving the leaves (free & easy mulch!) feeds the soil, prevents evaporation and helps suppress weed germination and growth. In towns like Dobbs Ferry people are seeing signs around saying “Leave Leaves Alone!” and “Love ’Em and Leave ’Em.” 

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