SOIL BLOCK RECIPES
Below are the recipes I use to make the 2″ Mini and 4″ Maxi blocks used for seed starting.
The 3/4″ Micro blocks require a different mixture found HERE.
MINI OR MAXI BLOCK RECIPE
You'll need to gather the following tools prior to your project:
large bushel-sized wheelbarrow or other container for mixing;
"bucket" which measures 10-quarts (1 bucket) and 5-quarts (half bucket);
trowel or other mixing implement;
sifting screen made with 1/4" hardware cloth
Mix together the Base Fertilizer and set aside.
Screen the peat to 1/4" and measure into mixing container.
Add the 2 cups Base Fertilizer and 1/4 cup lime and mix thoroughly.
Add the screened perlite. Mix.
Add the screened compost. Mix.
Add the screened garden soil. Mix thoroughly.