Dolomite Is a powdered mineral containing Carbonates of Calcium and Magnesium. It helps neutralise soil acidity and has many other benefits for garden soils.
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MDL Mudgee Dolomite. (The 1kg & 5 kg size is repackaged in a clear plastic bag)
Dolomite is a 100% natural produce used neutralising soil acidity and providing calcium and magnesium. Dolomite is a term used by geologists to describe rocks containing Carbonates of Calcium and Magnesium.
What does Dolomite do?
Dolomite for Worm Farms:
Dolomite is an important additive for a healthy worm farm. Being an alkaline material it is effective at neutralizing acidic conditions in the worm farm that may arise from fruit and vegetable scraps. The gritty consistency of dolomite also helps worms process food waste more quickly. Dolomite is a great way to fix magnesium into your soils via worm castings and vermiliquid. We also know that dolomite is an effective deterrent against many mites and other critters taking up residence in the worm farm in great numbers.
Neutralising value (NV) 98%
Magnesium Carbonate (MgC03) 35%
Calcium Carbonate (CaCO3) 63%
Mg 10%, Ca 24%, pH 9.5
100% finer than .25mm. 95% finer than .150mm.
For Garden: Apply 250g / square meter and water in well.
What does Dolomite do?
Why use Dolomite?
Questions & Answers:
Q. I have just bought a 25kg bag of dolomite to feed my horse which is lacking in some minerals and I would like to know please if it is genuine rock dolomite?
A. After calling the manufacturer we were told that this product is genuine rock dolomite. They also said they were aware that some people did use this product to feed horses but were unsure of dosage rates etc.
Q. Is this dolomite suitable for use in compost worm farms?
A. Yes, this dolomite is fine for using in worm farms.
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