Wood chippings have a multitude of uses, they can be used in the garden and are excellent used as mulch to provide a great natural barrier against frost, insects and the elements which help to retain moisture and nutrients levels to the roots of the plants, helping to feed and retain water supply to your vegetable patch, flower baskets or beds.
Woodchips are an environmentally friendly alternative to gravel providing an instant cost effective ground covering to provide attractive decoration to garden areas and surfaces they are excellent for use in poultry runs which help keep poultry occupied for hours while they foraging for food. They can help to keep chicken areas clean and allows for natural breaking down of ground waste.
Woodchips also provide a safe ground cover for children’s play areas where kids can let loose their energies without fear of hurting themselves. Spreading roughly 4-5 inches of wood chipping onto the ground near any play equipment, will act as a good method of helping stop too many bumps and bangs.