Albuquerque Homeschool Forum / Homeschool chat / please use COIR instead of peat moss
Posted by: 122 (Guest), March 8, 2010, 10:41am
sustainable gardening COIR is a green alternative to peat moss (which is no longer considered a sustainable resource)
Peat moss is harvested in Canadian bogs and we are running out of it . . . they need time to restore the "population." In the meantime, US Master Gardeners are imploring our friends to turn to COIR, which is an EXCELLENT alternative w/the same benefits.
I only know of one place in Albuquerque where it can be purchased; but, you can but it online many places. The ABQ store that carries it is: