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        01-04-2009, 08:14 PM
    No sawdust isn't a good footing. It breaks down fast when stepped on and becomes dusty. I love the new wax coated sands that are out there, and stone-dust with a dirt/sand on top is great, but needs to be watered :(
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        01-04-2009, 09:52 PM
    Green Broke
    Our stable uses some type of sand, and gets watered a lot (they have sprinklers in the ceiling) to keep it moist and avoid any dust.
        01-06-2009, 12:28 AM
    I have only seen sawdust used in stalls and aisle ways. We have dirt/sand and they tractor it every so often when it gets too hard. We did at one point have wood chips for the indoor, I hated them, sand is much better and softer!!!
        01-06-2009, 06:20 PM
    Our stable has always used race track footing. I wouldn't use sawdust.
        01-06-2009, 08:48 PM
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    I was going to use blue stone dust and sand mix...

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