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Second year - do I start over with soil or use old stuff?

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Second year - do I start over with soil or use old stuff?

Post  jillschmill on 4/10/2010, 8:40 pm

I had my first SFG last summer. When the season ended, I sadly just kind of let all the dead plants stay there until I pulled them all out last weekend. To start this year, do I dump out all the mix from last year and start over with a new batch of Mel's Mix, or do I maybe just add some more Mel's Mix and blend it all together? Thanks for the help, and happy growing!

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Re: Second year - do I start over with soil or use old stuff?

Post  Kabaju42 on 4/10/2010, 8:43 pm

One of the great things is that the mix is designed to be reused. Just mix some new compost in there to replace the nutrients used before.

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