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Orange County, CA (Zone 10a)
May 16, 2015 11:06 PM CST
|why am i having such a difficult time finding a seller of pulverized dolomite lime? the fine powdery stuff. i can only find the pelletized versions for some reason. i am in southern california so there are an abundance of retailers. can anyone point me in the right direction? thx|
May 18, 2015 5:38 PM CST
|They can charge more for the pelleted kind.
It runs smoother through most hobbyist spreaders.
If you only need a small amount, you could grind it up.
I would look for "feed stores" or "farmers' co-ops". And if you go in person, be sure to ask for "a big bag from the warehouse". Usually you can pay the same amount of money for a 50 pound bag, or a one quart Yuppie-consumer-rip-off-size with colorful pictures of plants on the ZIP-lock re-closable bag. Same product, 30-50 times more expensive.
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