Apply glue to a small section of the pattern, pour a layer of sawdust of the right color and slightly press down. Those filingsthat are not stuck to, shake off.
Advice 2 : How to use pine shavings as fertilizer
Sawdust as a mulch material
Add sawdust to the soil helps to make it more friable so as to improve its hygroscopicity and the ability to absorb moisture, and also increases the oxygen content in the fertile layer. The most effective is the addition of sawdust into the soil in the autumn. Sawdust you need to sprinkle a thin uniform layer just before digging the garden. Also sawdust are used for mulch layer in the raspberry or on migratory paths, where they eventually evenly spread through the soil.
Sawdust for the "soft" fertilizer
Soil fertilizer in the cultivation of vegetable crops is often associated with the risk of damaging the root system of plants. To avoid increased concentration of nitrogen containing fertilizers can be spread with sawdust. When soil application of urea, it is diluted with water in ratio of 1:12 and in the resulting solution soaked sawdust in one week. Chemical fertilizers spread in exactly the same way. Before fertilizer bird droppings should be soaked with water and mix with sawdust until a homogeneous dense mass.
With sawdust spread fertilizer in a ring around the base of the stem of the plant. In the periodic watering of the sawdust will gradually give nutrients to the soil, which also helps to save fertilizers and to reduce the frequency of feeding their vegetable crops.
The use of sawdust in combination with compost
Sawdust can be used as a Supplement to beregnoy. Fresh sawdust in a compost pit should not make, much better to give them a weathered and fed with moisture. To do this, the sawdust is Packed in burlap and left under open sky for long time. The supply of sawdust in the bags may remain for several years, their beneficial properties will not diminish. Make sawdust in a compost pit usually in the fall, after the complete or partial purification. Themselves pine shavings do not contain a large number of nutrients, but the composition of the humus they are well drained with topsoil and make the fertilizer more evenly.
Advice 3 : How to make compost with sawdust
Sawdust can be put in the compost, to apply for the formation of ridges, used as a mulch material, and just sprinkle the paths between the ridges, so that the grass would not grow in them. They are used in the cultivation of seedlings and used as substrate for potatoes and seeds. It is only important to handle them – then we will be able to significantly increase the yield.
The effect of sawdust on soil
Soil with a lot of disintegrating organic matter, e.g. sawdust, have good permeability and an excellent ability to absorb moisture. On these lands productivity is higher, they do not form harmful for the growth of plants peel, so loosening them is required less often.
Sawdust for fertilizer
To use as fertilizers have rotted sawdust – they, in contrast to the fresh, have a brown color of varying intensity. The process of perepravnaya not especially fast: it can take 10 years or longer. To speed up should ensure the availability of organic matter and water. To do this, add a little sawdust in the compost pile, or ridge of the greenhouse, which a lot of fresh manure.
If sawdust is used for fertilizer in large quantities, the soil generally requires additional lime, as it may unnecessarily zakislate.
How to make compost
Part of the resulting perepravnaya fertilizer better to put in the compost. For example, to mix sawdust with poultry manure and manure and allow to Mature during the year. This mixture should be moistened from time to time to cover with something to prevent leaching of nutrients. Added to compost grass cuttings, dead leaves and hay, and waste from the kitchen.
To speed up the process of rotting sawdust before putting in the compost is well moistened. Useful for cubic meter of sawdust to pour 2-3 buckets of earth. This compost is a good medium for the growth of microorganisms and earthworms, which accelerates the pregnany.
Sawdust, which lasted about weeds, abandoned areas, also needs to be composted. Well a lot heat to prevent germination of weeds. For this sawdust is poured very hot water, and then quickly shielding plastic film.