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What Makes Super Compost "Super"

We talk a lot about Super Compost, SF60. What really makes it "Super" compared to everyday compost? It all about what's in the compost and the impact each part of the mix has on soil microbes, roots and soil fertility. We talk about each component and what it does in our earlier blog. Tod...
Carbon capturing biochar

Carbon capturing biochar

Did you know 1Kg of biochar offsets 3.6 Kg CO2. Every gardener and farmer can help offset climate change by adding biochar to their soil Read on! It is clearer than ever the effect our actions have on the environment, from plastic use to car emissions and everything in between.  As ind...
Peat Free Compost

Peat Free Compost

Back in 2010, the UK government began a consultation process to phase out the use of peat in domestic gardens by 2020 in order to protect the environment and help to reduce greenhouse emissions. Gardeners relied on peat-based composts for decades as it was one of the best materials for growing du...
Increasing Soil Water Retention

Increasing Soil Water Retention

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Improving soil water retention - what to add and why Gardeners have traditionally relied on peat to improve water retention in soils. Peat is extracted from peat bogs, which take thousands of years to regenerate. Once extracted the peat decomposes quickly releasing the harmful CO2 that was t...

Meet the SoilFixer SuperComposter testers!

Darren Turpin Location: Manchester SuperComposter size: 300L I’m a professional gardener, working at Ordsall Hall in Salford, RHS L2 qualified and studying for RHS L3. I also garden at home in our suburban back (landscaped by me, planted up by my wife Jo and I) and front (to be re-developed...
SUPER broccoli

SUPER broccoli

Wow this whopper broccoli weighed in at 800g (27 oz), that’s three times larger than average floret head - this supports some of our earlier findings.   Back in March, we re-organised the garden and put in some raised beds. The starting soil for the beds was heavy clay. I added ...
SuperComposter testers needed!

SuperComposter testers needed!

Become a tester of our new compost bin and you can produce your own SF60 SuperCompost. We have five bins to place with individuals who are interested in producing their own compost. The new SuperCompost Bin has a large 1000 litre capacity and because it works as a hot compost bin at 40-60C, it br...
The SoilFixer Compost Guide

The SoilFixer Compost Guide

Compost and composting is an extremely wide subject and can prove a little bit confusing at times. Below you will find all the information you need to make the right decision when it comes to selecting the right compost for your garden, whether it’s buying ready-made bags, selecting an additive or m...

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