INTRODUCTION

  • Cocopeat is produced by mechanically beating the coconut husk. In this process the long coconut husk fibre and cocopeat particles are separated. The cocopeat is then sieved further in order to remove excess fibre and chunks of coconut husk in the medium.

GRADES

  • Progrow offers two grades of strandard cocopeat:
    • 1/4 inch mesh size – very fine
    • 3/4 inch mesh size – standard

COMMON USES

  • Propagation of Seeds & Cuttings
  • Peat Plugs
  • Used extensively in tray germination systems by seedling growers
  • Mushroom Growing
  • Spill Absorption Products
  • Worm Compost

TECHNICAL FEATURES

  • Extensive Pro-Longed Fresh Water Washing
  • Brown to Dark Brown in Color
  • Fine Texture with a low Fibre Content
  • ¼” sieve mesh size
  • pH 5.8 – 6.2
  • Low EC <0.7 mS/cm @ 1:1.5 Volume Extraction Method
  • Moisture Content when packed 18%
  • Volume Out-turn  of 13-15 Litres of loose hydrydated cocopeat per kilogram of compressed cocopeat

PACKAGING OPTIONS

  • 650 gram briquettes
  • 1-5 kilogram hydro planks
  • 5 kilogram blocks
  • 25 kilogram bales
  • Grow discs
  • Planter Bags
  • Growbags
  • Individual or Bulk Plastic shrink-wrapping

  

Please contact us for a quote.