Basically, limestone contains calcium or calcium plus magnesium. Rates of application and selection of limestone type must be based on soil test data that indicates a need to adjust calcium or both calcium and magnesium. It is also worth having the quality of the lime tested as deposits of the 2 types of lime vary a lot.

lime-analysis


Code Analysis Name Description Days
CNFA010 Lime Quality Assessment %Ca, %Mg, CCE, PSRE (Mesh size), ECCE (Eff. calcium carbonate equiv.) 10
  Fertilizer Analysis Analysis and prices available on request - please ask 10