Lime - Knowledgebase Question

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

Answer from NGA
February 2, 2010
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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