critter in my compost bin

tracm(9 CA)May 25, 2011

I've been noticing that an animal (probably a rat) keeps getting into my compost bin and stealing the additions i add to it every day. Is there a way to detour him? Or should I just add non edible things?

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pepper71

Maybe some small wire mesh around the bin?

    Bookmark   May 26, 2011 at 2:05PM
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dan_staley(5b/SS 2b AHS 6-7)

This has been happening since time immemorial. Exclude critters from the bin, else put food scraps in a bin in the ground.

Dan

    Bookmark   May 26, 2011 at 2:31PM
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the_gurgler(DFW TX 7b Sunset 33)

Or get a cat...

    Bookmark   May 26, 2011 at 2:37PM
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