Do egg shells provide nutrients in the garden?

Answer Yes, over time. As they decompose, calcium is released back into the soil. The eggshells can also be harmful as well if they are not boiled first. The little bit of egg that is thrown out with the... Read More »

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How Organisms That Decompose Provide the Soil With Nutrients?

All living things rely in some form or another on soil. It is the base layer in which all plants grow, and upon which various types of animals and insects feed. A delicate balance of nutrients is r... Read More »

Garden question--Egg Shells?

Egg shells are a good source of calcium, for most plants. The membrane in the shell doesn't have to be removed, but if your planning on crushing he shells, they crush easier if you remove it. Added... Read More »

Can egg shells be used in the garden as fertilizer?

yes it helps keep snails and many other bugs away, when put on the surface of the soil.Egg shells are a base (as opposed to an acid), made primarily from calcium, and if you mix enough into the soi... Read More »

In the poem She shells sea shells by the sea shore?

it's 'she sells sea shells by the sea shore', not 'she shells sea shells by the sea shore'.