Tag: Rock Dust

January 20, 2018 Edible Gardens 1 comment

“Like the soil, mind is fertilized while it lies fallow, until a new burst of bloom ensues.” ― John Dewey, Art as Experience Soil glorious soil, It’s the thing that makes it all work. You cannot have high quality nutrient dense plants without quality soil. We get so many questions around what to add to the soil that we thought we would give you our Top 5 Soil Amendments. So in no particular order, here we go. 1. Rock Dust…

June 15, 2017 ediblegardens 22 comments

I first came across Rock Dust around a year ago while researching soil remineralization. Most beginners will inevitably reach a point when they start looking to improve their growing medium and that’s usually after the first season of growing. Rock Dust comes with some bold claims. It is said to help build soil, increases pest resistance, increases crop yields and increases microorganism diversity, and amount. Also known to help with water retention in soil and removes the need for chemical fertilizers….