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For a healthy and sustainable yard...
 
 
 
 
Join us for an
​​​​​​​Electric Leaf Blower Demo!

This Saturday, October 20th, at the Chappaqua Farmers Market, 8:30 am - 1:30 pm. 

If you use professional landscapers please encourage them to attend! Alternate date for professionals is Monday October 22 at 12 noon at the New Caste Town Hall. 
 
 
 
 
 
Mulch Your Leaves!
Fall is upon us, which means cooler temperatures, fun fall activities, and colorful fallen leaves. Mulching leaves is a great way to restore ecosystem health, save time and energy, and give back to your community. 
 
 
 
Benefits of Leaf Mulching
 
 
 
• Saves time & money

• Improves growing conditions

• Reduces weed emergence

• Adds nutritional value to soil and reduces the need for fertilizer

• Improves soil structure for better drought resistance

• Improves street safety 
 
 
 
• Alleviates community burden of picking up curbside leaves

• Reduces phosphorous and CO2 pollution

• Provides free mulch for your shrubs and perennials

• Creates less neighborhood noise through reduced leaf blower use
 
 
 
 
BEFORE
 
 
 
AFTER
(leaves mulched by 22" Craftsman mower)
 
Learn More about Leave Leaves Alone
Video: How to do with only a lawnmower
Info for Professional Landscapers
Leaf Mulching Video in Spanish
 
 
Leave Leaves Alone is an important step in fulfilling Bedford's Climate Action Plan. Thank you for your participation! Please Forward to a Friend
 
 
 
 
 
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