Corn Stalks In Compost - Knowledgebase Question

Pittsburgh, PA
Question by xnmv71c
January 15, 1998
I wanted to add last year's corn stalks to my compost pile, but was told they were somehow poisonous. Is that true?


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Answer from NGA
January 15, 1998

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I think someone is pulling your leg! You can absolutely compost those corn stalks. They are actually a valuable addition to any compost pile providing a good source for carbon.

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