Newspaper Sheet Mulching

From SLRWiki

Newspaper Sheet Mulching is a highly effective non-toxic way to subdue annual grasses and weeds. For tougher weeds, use cardboard.

First, wet the soil. Then lay thick layers of overlapping newspaper. Wet the newspaper to keep it in place.

Image:NewspaperMulch1.jpg

Image:NewspaperMulch2.jpg

Cover the newspaper with 3" of recycled wood chip mulch or free tree trimmings:

Image:NewspaperMulch3.jpg