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What is Leaf Mold? What are its benefits? How to make leaf mold?

Leaf mold is a form of compost produced by the fungal breakdown of shrub and tree leaves.

Overview of Leaf Mold

• These are generally too dry, acidic, or low in nitrogen for bacterial decomposition. • Due to the slow decaying nature of their high carbon content, dry leaves break down far more slowly than […]

What are different characteristics of Wood Ash? – Part 2

What is Wood Ash?

• Ashes from fireplaces and wood burning stoves are a good source of potassium. • It is a lesser source of phosphorus and some micro-nutrients. • The nutrients depend on the type of wood burned. • If your soil has a potassium deficiency, wood ashes can be a good amendment. • […]

What are different characteristics of Wood Ash? – Part 1

What is a Wood Ash and When and Where it is used?

• Ashes from fireplaces and wood burning stoves are a good source of potassium. • It is a lesser source of phosphorus and some micro-nutrients. • The nutrients depend on the type of wood burned. • If your soil has a potassium deficiency, […]

What is Greensand? What are its uses and benefits?

What is Greensand?

• Greensand is a mineral based organic fertilizer. Greensand is an organic fertilizer that contains the deposits of minerals. • Greensand is also called “glauconite”. • Greensand has a bluish-green color. • The NPK ratio for greensand is approximately 0-0-3. • It is a good organic source of potash which is important […]