Agricultural Lime

Sibelco Aglime or Agricultural Limestone is pulverised limestone. Limestone (Calcium Carbonate – CaCO3) is a naturally occurring mineral utilised in agriculture to change some physical and chemical properties of the soil, making it more productive.

  1. a major source of Calcium (Ca) – an essential nutrient
  2. corrects soil acidification
  3. reduces Aluminium and Manganese toxicities, occurring often at low pH
  4. improves fertiliser efficiency
  5. influences soil micro-organisms
  6. improves legume nitrogen fixation
  7. assists in balancing nutrients
  8. improves soil structure and promotes worm activity
  9. promotes organic matter decay
  10. improves livestock health