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Post  crs on 6/19/2012, 8:45 am

I have a bag of gypsum and was wondering if I could use it on my compost pile to help it heat up?

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Post  camprn on 6/19/2012, 10:01 am

FGD Gypsum: Addition During Composting to Conserve Nitrogen and Creation of a Soilless Growth Mix <~~~click

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Post  camprn on 6/19/2012, 8:10 pm

The gypsum would be a good addition, but I use a very small amount of dried blood as a compost activator.

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Post  dale.nofziger on 6/28/2012, 3:41 pm

Gypsum is mainly used as a soil softener for Clay here in Texas!
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Post  littlejo on 6/28/2012, 6:03 pm

You can add gypsum around peanuts to give calcium so shells can be made.

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