Long-term benefits of compost when applied to your soils

long-term benefits of compost

We’re putting more and more synthetic fertilisers into our land and simultaneously asking more from our productivity and outputs. Something has to give and is that organic matter? The thing that is unseen and slowly going away without us even realising?   How many years will it be until SOS has another meaning of, Save […]

How do you make compost in bulk?

make compost in bulk

Ever wonder what process our compost products go through before it reaches you?   It’s a common misconception that compost is just soil with additives to help build organic matter. But the truth is, there is a science behind the process of making quality compost in bulk.   At home, your compost is likely made […]

Repurpose your grape marc to increase soil health

repurpose your grape marc

Grape marc can be used for cattle feed, fuel, hand sanitiser, grape seed oil, or even to make grappa. But the challenges that come with these solutions are the ability to cope with a raw material that arrives all at once, the transportation requirements, and the money & time to set up a facility big […]

Why organic matter matters

Why organic matter matters

The biggest difference between soil and rock is the presence of organic matter and the associated biological activity that takes place in the former. Soil organic matter is at the heart of healthy and productive soils. Organic matter matters for maintaining soil health The level of organic matter is highest in topsoil and with a […]

Your guide to booking a delivery with Wholesale Landscapes

booking a delivery with wholesale landscapes

Your landscaping project is all planned out and now it’s time to take action.   You’ve picked out the best compost and soil for the job, but have you thought about the logistics of getting it delivered?   The last thing you want is to find that out truck can not access your site or […]