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Propagating media

PRODUCT NAME CLASSIFICATION COMPANY NAME TELEPHONE NUMBER (SALES) PRODUCT DESCRIPTION PRODUCT USE STANDARDS CATEGORY

 Bespoke Mix Range - 'Specific mixes from approved ingredients only' 

Propagating media Fertile Fibre 01432 853111 Peat free coir based composts For propagation use only Permitted with justification for use provided at inspection

Bio-Pak 10 Blocking Compost

Propagating media  West Riding Organics  01706 379944  Growing media Plant raising. For propagation use only  Prior approval required

Bio-Pak 10 Modular Compost  

Propagating media  West Riding Organics   01706 379945  Growing media Plant raising. For propagation use only  Prior approval required

Bio-Pak Leek and Onion Compost 

Propagating media  West Riding Organics   01706 379946  Growing media Plant raising. For propagation use only  Prior approval required
Carbon Gold Grochar Seed Compost  Propagating media  Fertile Fibre    01432 853111 Increase crop growth and yields, improve soil structure and health, enhance water and nutrient retention capacity of soil  Growing media for propagation. Can be used for organic potted herbs and ornamentals Permitted with justification provided at inspection

Fertile Fibre Premium Mix

Propagating media  Fertile Fibre  01432 853111  General use growing media  For propagation use only  Prior approval required 

 

Fertile Fibre Nugro

Propagating media Fertile Fibre 01432 853111 Peat free coir based compost  For propagation use only Prior approval required

Fertile Fibre Nutrient Base NB1

Propagating media  Fertile Fibre  01432 853111  Please see company website for more information  For propagation use only  Prior approval required 

Melcourt Propagating Bark

Propagating media  Melcourt Industries Ltd  01666 502711  A fine, substantially dust-free pine chip bark, 2-7mm For use in vegetative propagating media and as pot mulch  Permitted with justification provided at inspection 
Melcourt Sylvamix Natural  Propagating media  Melcourt Industries  01666 502711  A versatile, fine peat-free growing medium For use as growing medium for a wide range of applications from seed sowing to nursery stock. For propagation use only  Prior approval required 

Moorland Gold Peat Alternative 

Propagating media  West Riding Organics  01706 379947  Growing media  Plant raising. For propagation use only  Permitted

Organic Premium Dry Mix

Propagating media Fertile Fibre 01432 853111 Peat free coir based compost For propagating use only Prior approval required

Organic Modular Seed Mix 

Propagating media  Fertile Fibre   01432 853111  Peat-free coir based compost  Growing media. For propagation use only Prior approval required

Organic Seed Mix 

Propagating media  Fertile Fibre  01432 853111  Peat-free coir-based seed and cutting  Plant raising. Can be used for organic potted herbs and ornamentals  Permitted with justification provided at inspection

Seed and Cutting Compost 

 

Propagating media  West Riding Organics   01706 379950  Growing media Plant raising. For propagation use only Prior approval required

Vegro Organic Seed Mix 

Propagating media  Fertile Fibre   01432 853111 Growing media Can be used for organic potted herbs and ornamentals  Permitted 

An explanation of the "standard categories" for use of organic products are as follows:

Permitted:   You may use this product.

Permitted with justification provided at inspection:
You may use this product but you must be able to justify its use at your inspection with evidence such as test results, records, forms a plan etc. For example you must record why you needed to use that particular product

Prior approval required:    
Before you use the product you must have been given approval by your certification body. This approval may cover more than one use. For example you may submit an annual plan to your certification officer that will then need to be approved before you can use the product.