During the summer months when grass clippings are produce can actually take up 50% of all the Homestead yard trimmings. For those that use grass clippings in their compost file quickly realize that the compost bin can not handle all the grass clippings.
Some Homesteaders bag clippings and send them composting facilities in their area. Some are using mulching lawn mowers returning clipping where they have been cut. Mulching mowers cuts the grass clipping several times and spreads the clipping back on tip of the grass.These clippings will decompose and return to the soil.
On the next page are 8 ideas for recycling grass clippings.