Making: Coco peat is the by-product from coir industry obtained after extracting the fiber from coconut husk. The extraction remains are then washed, heat treated and then packed by pepper agro - delivered Pan India for agricultural purposes. Its used for soil less farming or cultivation.
Properties of Coco peat: On comparing with soil, coco peat are lighter in weight, know for the water holding capacity and thus increasing the nutrient uptake by plants. Coming to portability coco peat pots are easy to port due to the light weight. Unlike soil the plants that are grown in coco peat's will be free from soil born diseases and weeds.
Have you ever wondered of cultivation your own vegetables?
Terrace farming: Cultivate your own vegetable and be proud and stay healthy by doing so. Coco peat is the best option if you are planing for terrace farming.
Coco peat is well known for cultivating mushrooms which we will be explaining in our future blogs.
Pepper agro offers coco peat in the form of bricks and before using immerses the brick should be mixed in water for some time and then filled to pots.
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