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soil block maker.

Any one use or got any tips & info on using a 2 inch soil block maker, thinking about using one next season as it may help with my big clumsy hands as I can find pricking out tough at times , and also heavy handed on getting those seedlings/plugs out of those horrid plastic seed trays that I would no longer need to use. 


  • Pete.8Pete.8 Posts: 10,330
    I haven't,  but I recall Monty Don using one with enthusiasm a few years ago on GW and extolling its virtues.
    He seems to have gone back to using seed boxes since
    Knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit.
    Wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad.
  • fidgetbonesfidgetbones Posts: 16,714
    One of those good ideas I used for one season then went back to plug trays.  A bit like making mud pies.  If you have young kids around they could be roped in to make the blocks. Just make sure you have plenty of washing powder in.
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