sick soil and liquid kelp

Olympiad(4b)May 24, 2011

Would a kelp spray stop the effects of black mulch leeching dye or other chemicals on to dense clay soil? A portion of the mulch is made of crushed pallets so arsenic may be leeching into the soil. Can I use too much liquid kelp in this situation?

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jean001a(Portland OR 7b)

Kelp won't help. Further, wood pallets aren't treated with arsenic.

    Bookmark   May 25, 2011 at 12:24AM
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dan_staley(5b/SS 2b AHS 6-7)

What sort of mulch are you using that is le[a]ching dye or other chemicals, and why haven't you removed it if you are scared of unnamed effects?!?!

Dan

    Bookmark   May 26, 2011 at 2:17PM
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