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Post  kennsm01 on 3/29/2011, 1:38 pm

I am transplanting some seedlings....what does everyone do with their old seed starting soil? its a lot to just toss...

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Post  westie42 on 3/29/2011, 2:36 pm

Most sources would tell you to throw it away because of molds and other bad things that may have grown along with the seedlings. Guess I may be too hard headed to follow advice mine tends to be reused for a short while then lands in the composter or just leveled across the garden.

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Post  rowena___. on 3/29/2011, 2:37 pm

@kennsm01 wrote:I am transplanting some seedlings....what does everyone do with their old seed starting soil? its a lot to just toss...

i either add it to the compost pile or i put it in the garden somewhere if it is needed.

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Post  BackyardBirdGardner on 3/29/2011, 6:19 pm

Compost it!

I use vermiculite for the reason that it will dry back out and I can likely reuse it again and again.

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