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Using Caltrate for calcium carbonate
    #3769256 - 02/12/05 01:15 AM (11 years, 9 months ago)

I can't find pure calcium carbonate anywhere. Can I use Caltrate, which is calcium carbonate with small quantities of fillers, binders, glycerin etc. Or should I just skip the calcium carbonate altogether? I'm thinking of just using a 50/50 vermiculite peat moss mix for casing.


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Re: Using Caltrate for calcium carbonate [Re: firsttimer101]
    #3769274 - 02/12/05 01:18 AM (11 years, 9 months ago)

go for verm/coir, no buffers needed


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Re: Using Caltrate for calcium carbonate [Re: firsttimer101]
    #3769489 - 02/12/05 02:03 AM (11 years, 9 months ago)

Do you eat eggs??? don't feel like tying all that again so see this post...


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Re: Using Caltrate for calcium carbonate [Re: NeedMoreSleep]
    #3770891 - 02/12/05 02:48 PM (11 years, 9 months ago)

if you eat snails, their shells are also made out of calcium carbonate. if egg shells work then so would snail shells and sea shells too of course.


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Re: Using Caltrate for calcium carbonate [Re: shnakboozy]
    #3771047 - 02/12/05 03:42 PM (11 years, 9 months ago)

Could I use dolomite lime for pH control-it's what weed growers use to prevent soil from becoming too acidic.


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