Blog items from Living Soils

Blog items from Living Soils

  • We now sell certified organic neem meal!

    Our neem meal is unlike any other here in the UK: it's certified organic and sourced direct from a cooperative of farmers in Tamil Nadu, India
  • The many benefits of silica for plants

    Silicon is one of the most useful elements to mankind. It's used to make dynamo, engine blocks, machine tools and computer chips, as the most comm...
  • New guide released on how to use our products

    We've launched our (well overdue) 'simple guide to using our key products' on our YouTube channel:   We'll soon be releasing a video on how to us...
  • The cost of using Living Soils products vs. bottled nutes

    We've been doing some number crunching! We were working out the cost difference of using a leading brand of organic bottled nutrients compared to o...
  • Join us on Reddit

    Are you new to growing with dry amendments? Have any questions about our products and how to use them? Any issues with your plants? Feel free to ge...
  • Introducing: MycoBoost!!!

    We are delighted to announce that the newest member of our organic dry amendment family - MycoBoost - is here! This is something quite special - ...
  • Offsetting Our Packages

    We're already carbon neutral but wanted to go further and support a specific project close to our hearts: we chose an avoided deforestation project in the Amazon Rainforest.

  • Our April offer

    As the long winter months have passed and the sun packs a bit more of a punch, outdoor or greenhouse growing can commence in full.
  • New Releases: Grow & Bloom AUTO

    We are delighted to announce the arrival of our new Auto range which comprises of Grow AUTO & Bloom AUTO. We're not 100% sure, but these may be...
  • How to reuse soil from your old grow

    We often get asked about whether our customers can reuse their growing media – the answer is ‘yes’! Your substrate can definitely be reused as a ba...
  • Higher yields feeding Bloom2 weekly

    We have run a few trials and the results show that a weekly dose of Bloom2 results in slightly higher yields (in the range of 5-10%) compared to bi-weekly.
  • Introducing Malted Barley Powder!

    MBP is barley that has been sprouted and then dried and powdered. The malted barley we use is certified organic from barley grown in the South West of England.