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Calcium Carbonate Limestone

Calcium Carbonate Limestone

Regular price $ 8.50 USD
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Limestone powder is a valuable product with numerous benefits for gardeners and farmers alike. Widely used around farms and homesteads, this versatile powder serves various purposes to improve conditions for both plants and animals.

As a moisture and odor absorbent, limestone powder is commonly utilized in barns and animal areas. By absorbing moisture and odors, it creates a more comfortable environment for both workers and animals, promoting overall well-being.

Additionally, limestone powder can be beneficial for animal health. When fed to animals such as chickens, it helps increase calcium levels in eggshells, ensuring stronger and healthier eggs. Similarly, it can be given to cows to replenish calcium lost during the milking process, supporting their overall health and productivity.

In the garden, limestone powder works wonders as a soil amendment. When spread on the ground before planting, it absorbs and reduces acids in the soil, creating optimal growing conditions for plants. By neutralizing soil acidity, it enhances nutrient availability and promotes healthier plant growth, resulting in improved yields and overall garden success.

*Mesh size up to 325


Limestone Application Guidelines:

  • Container Pots: Use 1-2 Tablespoons per gallon of soil.
  • Soil Application: Till in 5-10 lbs per 100 sq. ft. before planting. 
  • Lawns: For new lawns use 5 lb. per 100 sq. ft. of seedbed. For established lawns distribute 5 lb. per 300 sq. ft. before watering.
  • Animal Feed: Do not exceed 2% of feed ratio.
  • Barn/Stall Dry Application: For best results, clean area and apply 1 lb per 12 square feet. Use heavier on wet or urinated areas.

**50lb Bags are shipped via UPS, all other sizes shipped via USPS and UPS.

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