The autumnal equinox arrived on September 22nd this year marking the end of summer and the onset of crisper weather. As the leaves change into a beautiful variety of red and yellow hues, it’s time to think about cleaning out our gardens, raking leaves, and tidying up our yards for the long winter months ahead. For some of us, this means taking out our gas-powered machines that can cause a lot of unnecessary air and noise pollution.
EarthShare.org offers tips to make fall yard work simple and green. Learn how switching from gas-powered lawn implements to hand or electric-powered implements can help reduce pollution. Also, learn how to compost yard waste and leaves to make nutrient-rich soil. http://bit.ly/1smKC1N