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Do Coffee Grounds Help Plants?

Do coffee grounds help plants? Yes…used coffee grounds are very beneficial for plants. You can either put them in your compost bin as a Green or put them directly on/in the soil around your plants. You can also dilute leftover … Continue reading

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Do K-Cup Coffee Cups have Coffee Grounds?

Do K-cup single serving coffee cups for the Keurig coffee machine have coffee grounds in them? The short answer is YES. Some people were wondering if there were coffee grounds in them or instant coffee. It’s definitely genuine coffee grounds. … Continue reading

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Where to Get Free Coffee Grounds

So where can you get free coffee grounds? Local coffee shops – stop in and ask them what they do with the used coffee grounds. Ask if they wouldn’t mind putting them in a bag and saving them for you. … Continue reading

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What is Brown and Green Compost?

What is brown and green compost? Brown and green compost refer to the type of material or the content of Carbon vs Nitrogen in the material. Brown originated from the fact that Brown compost material is usually brown in color … Continue reading

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Is Coffee Good for Watering Plants?

Is coffee good for watering plants? Absolutely! …but dilute it first with 3 parts water. You want it to look like weak black tea. Coffee and coffee grounds contain nitrogen which makes plants grow, stay green and healthy. It also … Continue reading

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