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Q.Used Potting Soil

Zone Montreal | Lisemikemo@hotmail.com added on August 25, 2011 | Answered

When I have removed my tomatoes, which have been grown in pots, is there any use for the soil or should it be thrown away?

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Answered on August 26, 2011

You can compost it or put it out in outdoor beds. Some people will sterilize it and then add new fertilizer and use it again. Here is information on how to do that: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/soil-fertilizers/sterilizing-soil.htm

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