[Market-farming] Eliot Coleman's seed starting mixture

John Ehrlich johnkaty at shaw.ca
Wed Apr 6 09:45:32 EDT 2011

I modified his mix to make soil blocks.

1:1 Compost to Peat
mix with about a cup of lime for a wheelbarrow amount, makes about 3-400 blocks 2" size
Quarter part Perlite or less
for a wheelbarrow amount you can add amendments, about a cup each. generally your NPK plus trace elements (Kelp meal)


On 2011-04-05, at 8:23 PM, Mike Rock wrote:

> Anyone got the recipe handy for Coleman's starting mixture?
> Thank you,
> Mike
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