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E. Vinje

Lauren –

Some fly species lay eggs on decomposing plant material. Try adding a layer of hay to the pile and cover with screening. I’ve also heard that a 2 inch layer of sandy soil spread over the surface will work. Read more about effective fly control here (https://www.planetnatural.com/pest-problem-solver/household-pests/fly-control/).

Hope this helps!