Brag-share: Ingenious ways you are saving $ around the barn
Not incredibly ingenious, but it helps save a few bucks --
Each week DH brings home trash bags full of shredded medical records from the hospital. These are teeny tiny shreds the size of rice grains. We mix them with our Equine Pine pelleted bedding to help bulk it up on cold wintry days. Its consistency is compatible (unlike shavings) and we chortle at the ultimate re-cycling when it all ends up in the compost pile.
In these tough economic times, surely the endlessly resourceful COTH community can pass along some invaluable tips and advice to the rest of us...