Not all potting soil is suitable for cultivating short cycle crops. The three most important factors that should be taken into consideration are structure, pre-fertilizing and pH.Good pre-fertilizing and pH are of vital importance for a successful harvest. Potting soil, rock wool and COCO are the three most important growing media for fast growing plants.
Coco peat is the leftover material after the fibres have been removed from the outermost shell (bolster) of the coconut. It took 10 centuries to make this waste the medium of the future. The first description of the coco process dates from the 11th century and was recorded by Arabian traders. In 1290, Marco Polo described the process of extracting fibres from coconuts.