[Market-farming] Garden covering

Mac gofish54 at centurytel.net
Fri Oct 15 14:03:40 EDT 2010


I am interested in making this change.  Our soil has a lot of Mg in it 
and so does the ag lime that comes from local quarries.  Will using 
gypsum instead of lime be the best way to accomplish this shift?

Thanks - mac

Quoting waldenfarm <waldenfarm at bellsouth.net>:
>
> Minerals- If you need to add calcium, use gypsum instead of lime. Also, work
> towards shifting your Magnesium level to the low end of the Ca-Mg balance. 
> Mg is "sticky" and adds to the "tightness of a clay soil. 
>




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