THE SOURCE FOR PRIME PEAT AND COMPOST PLUS
APPLICATION RATES FOR
TURF ESTABLISHMENT / SOD INSTALLATION/ SOIL RENOVATION
Incorporate 1 to 3 inches of COMPOST
into the top 4 to 6 inches of
soil (3-9 cu yds/1000 sq ft). Use higher rate for less fertile soil.
TURF MAINTENANCE / TOPDRESSING
Broadcast 1/3 inch of COMPOST
(approximately 1 cu yd/1000 sq ft) on established
turf and rake in. For best results aerate soil prior to topdressing.
FLOWER BEDS / TOPDRESSING
Mix or rototill 1 to 3 inches of COMPOST
PLUS into the soil prior to
TREE AND SHRUB PLANTING
Uniformly mix COMPOST PLUS
with existing soil and use at a rate of 25% COMPOST
S to 75% soil and use as backfill for trees and shrubs
SHRUB MAINTENANCE / MULCHING
Spread COMPOST PLUS
2 to 3 inches thick over planting areas or individual plant
FIELD NURSERY PRODUCTION
Incorporate 2 to 3 inches of COMPOST
into the top 4 to 6 inches of soil.
Test soil pH levels where ericaceous crops are grown.