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CBC poll: rake fallen leaves or leave them alone?

October 14, 2019
By Mike Jiggens

To rake or not to rake. The CBC wishes to know what most Canadians prefer.

Oct. 15, 2019 – The CBC is conducting a poll, asking Canadians whether or not they should adhere to the advice of the Nature Conservancy of Canada which suggests leaves should be left in place on lawns and not raked up. The agency argues leaf cover provides a natural fertilizer and is good for birds.