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Post  Chopper on 8/27/2010, 7:49 pm

I am wondering. All of my tomato and squash plants look awful. Brown leaves, etc. However, they are at the end of their life cycles. Do I compost (I often skip tomato stuff anyway, but still...) or do I trash?

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Post  camprn on 8/27/2010, 8:35 pm

I would compost these and just about anything if it is not showing disease.
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Post  Chopper on 8/27/2010, 8:39 pm

Well, that is my issue. I can't tell the difference half the time between natural death and death by disease. They look the same to me.

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Post  Garden Angel on 8/28/2010, 3:27 am

It's nowonder the hot weather we were having, I would think if they are at the end of their life cycle anyway then most likely they are just expiring so in the compost they go! I put mine in and they are cooking nicely!
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