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FINISHED COMPOST / 8 GALLONS / REUSABLE SACK
FINISHED COMPOST / 8 GALLONS / REUSABLE SACK
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FINISHED COMPOST / 8 GALLONS / REUSABLE SACK

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This STA-certified 100% premium compost is produced locally and is ideal for use as a topdressing, soil amendment, or mix ingredient. It's great for lawns, trees & shrubs, flowers & vegetables, for planting beds/containers and much more. Please note that this compost is a concentrated soil amendment, so it's best to follow application instructions for best results.

Packaging / Packed in a reusable bag. Please reuse bag or return it to us for one time 10% discount code for any products from our store. 

Benefits of using compost include/

  • Adding nutrients to the soil with slow release of nutrients
  • Disease suppression
  • Improving drainage
  • Improving growing conditions by boosting the water-holding capacity of your soil and keeping more moisture at the root zone
  • Healthier soil structure and increased organic matter content providing beneficial microbes for key soil processes

Instructions/

BASIC METHOD

Use 1/4 to 1/2 inch of compost if applying to the top of the soil

Add 1 to 2 inches for every 6-8 inches of soil depth if working into the soil

Maintain a maximum of 30% compost in a soil blend, and no more than 25% in containers or raised beds

FRUIT, VEGETABLES, ORNAMENTALS

Blend up to 25% of SoilBuilder with 75% or more of native soils for raised beds

Use 1 to 2 inches of SoilBuilder in native soil beds and incorporate to a depth of 6 to 8 inches, plant and water

Condition soil beds this way every other year

TREES AND SHRUBS

Dig a hole the same depth as the root ball and two to three times as wide

Mix up to 25% of SoilBuilder with 75% of soil saved from the planting hole

Place the plant in the planting hole and apply amended soil around the root ball

Firm the soil as the hole is backfilled and water thoroughly

NEW TURF AREAS

Apply 1 to 2 inches of SoilBuilder to existing soil and incorporate to a depth of 6 to 8 inches

Apply seed or install sod, rake and water