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Nalini Shekar
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January 30, 2012 - 11:47 pm
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Where do we get it in Bangalore

 

and is it good for vegetable gardening?

 

I make my own potting mixture cocopeat ( 100kgs), vermi compost (100kgs), red mud (20 kgs) now I am planning to add goat waste to it

 

Can i add perlite to this?

 

nalini

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June 8, 2012 - 9:09 am
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Was this mix any good? You sure adding 100 gms to 20 kgs of red soil is enough? 

I have used a 50:50 mix of regular soil : compost (not sure if its vermi compost or not). 

It wasn't too good. After the transplant the plants are rowing extremely slowly. 

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