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Q.Compost & Soil Ratio

Zone Bela Bela, Limpopo, South Africa | Anonymous added on February 6, 2019 | Answered

Shalom & Hi – Please advise the ratio of compost (rhino manure & domestic compost) to the very poor soil – vegetable gardening – Limpopo Province, South Africa – Thank you Luci

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Answered on February 6, 2019

As long as the manure is thoroughly composted, then it would be safe to add it at about 1 part compost to 2 parts soil. I would also add dolomitic lime to it to stabilize the pH.

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