Power Composting with a Flail Mower

Watch as Joshua Andersen of Johnny Appleseed Organic demonstrates power-composting the farm’s hearty Coker oat grass with a flail mower. The benefit of this method is that it breaks down the material — including tougher varieties of cover crops — into very fine pieces, aiding the decomposition process and speeding up the release of carbon into the underlying soil.

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