Lime - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by spanky1021
February 2, 2010
Is it better to use pelletized lime or white powder lime?


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Answer from NGA
February 2, 2010

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The product is the same. There is an advantage to using the pelletized or granular type of lime. Pelleted lime costs a little more but has several advantages in that it goes through a spreader more easily; may be spread by hand without being covered by dust; dust does not drift or blow into areas where lime is not wanted; eliminates such problems as tracking lime onto patios, etc. or into the house; and is easier to clean up if the bag is broken. Either will work so the choice is yours.

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