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Post  Josh on 8/11/2011, 9:30 pm

I used our compost in my MM and I had a tomato plant come up from seed in the compost, usually they are those little cherry tomatoes but this one is a medium size one and it turned out really good.

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Post  AprilakaCCIL on 8/11/2011, 10:01 pm

Hope that happens in my compost ((nothing like a surprise)) Very Happy
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Post  FamilyGardening on 8/11/2011, 11:51 pm

pretty Shocked cool josh!

we have two really skinny tomato guys that pop up from no where....they have some flowers....so we will see....Very Happy

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Post  middlemamma on 8/12/2011, 10:01 pm

Someday I might actually go out and turn my compost pile. Rolling Eyes And then maybe something will grow out of it for me! ROFL!
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Post  Goosegirl on 8/13/2011, 7:02 am

@middlemamma wrote:Someday I might actually go out and turn my compost pile. Rolling Eyes And then maybe something will grow out of it for me! ROFL!



+1 Mine gets turned twice a year - once in spring after the snow melts and I want to use what is on the bottom, and once right before winter when I am cleaning up the yard before snow flies!

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Post  Bec on 8/14/2011, 3:08 pm

I turned mine once a few months ago but never got back out there to turn every few days like I had planned. Went out recently and found at least 6 tomato plants growing in the empty space where I had moved the compost pile FROM. Just started getting tomatoes from them. They're small tomatoes, elongated cherry type - don't remember what that's called. But they're yummy and it's a nice surprise.

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