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Revitalize Your soil. Grow with Cool Terra.
Applications and Use: For innovative municipality, parks and recreation, and city departments interested in optimizing key soil performance characteristics for quality, resiliency, and beautiful plantings while improving sustainability.
A consistent and predictable soil amendment for small scale use on a few open space acres to extensive applications across thousands of sports fields.
Cool Terra® helps growers and users manage fundamental soil properties and has been shown to improve plant establishment through quicker germination and increased root development. By incorporating Cool Terra into tree plantings and transplants, turf and sports field renovations, green roofs, bioswales and land reclamation projects, landscapes and public gardens, street medians, and more, growers can improve key soil performance characteristics for greener, longer-lasting jobs and greater sustainability.
Often, soil is overlooked– seen as merely ground for holding plants while fertilizers, nutrients, and water help them grow. Over time, our topsoil’s have deteriorated and compacted due greater demands and harsh environments and many installations fail because of poor soil quality. Fortunately, Cool Terra works to revitalize soil performance characteristics to provide a solid foundation for plant growth.
A biochar-based, fixed-carbon amendment for quality, beauty, and resiliency
Cool Terra is the world’s only fixed carbon root zone amendment
produced with Cool Planet’s patented Engineered Biocarbon™ technology, a biochar-based material specifically designed to ensure predictability, consistency, and performance.
Cool Terra provides microbial habitat, optimal nutrient and water holding capacity, as well as structural improvements for your soil.
A tool to help improve turf, nursery, and ornamental installations
Effective for a wide range of plants and soil types
More efficient use of inputs, allowing users to utilize fertilizer and irrigation more judiciously
Priced to allow users to capture a substantial return on investment
Backed by credible science
Cool Planet has made a significant multi-year investment in internal R&D and 3rd party, independent field trials.
Science-based research and trials show that Cool Terra can help reduce the use of water, improve fertilizer efficiency, provide a microbial habitat, and build soil structure for greater plant growth, quality, and resiliency.
Investment in Long-Term Soil Health
Creates a positive environment for soil microbes
Impacts soil structure, aeration and porosity
Can modify soil infiltration rate and ionic exchange capacity (CEC and AEC)
Can help reduce leaching and runoff
Long-lasting and chemically stable in the soil, resists degradation
Engineered for easy application with modern agricultural and landscaping equipment
By incorporating Cool Terra into the root zone, key soil performance characteristics can be enhanced. Cool Terra works to unlock the potential of the soil for improved plant available water, nutrient retention, biological environment and microbial growth, structure, and sustainability.
Regardless of your unique situation, you can easily use Cool Terra. Cool Terra is specifically engineered for easy, low-economical, rate usage and is compatible with all types of application equipment, including crop and rotary spreaders, topdressing equipment, and commercial fertilizer spreaders.
REVITALIZE YOUR SOIL. GROW WITH COOL TERRA®
Incorporate Cool Terra into the active root zone of plants or near germinating seeds. Application rate will depend on the plant species and planting density.
effective for a range of planting scenarios
Apply during aerification for best results
seeding or sodding
Can be applied directly on top of application area
broadcast landscape & compaction relief
Incorporate into the top 4”
Mixes with bulk soil, compost and topseeding
tree plantings and transplants
Precision apply into the root hole
Available through your local distributor in a range of sizes. For example, Cool Terra Organic is available in the following sizes:
Cool Terra Application Scenarios and Benefits by Crop Type
Cool Terra’s specifically engineered properties can deliver multiple benefits:
- Improved soil water holding capacity and nutrient efficiency
- Supports turf resiliency and quality
- Improved soil structure and compaction relief
- Revitalized soil characteristics in sub-optimal growing areas
- Plant establishment impact through quicker germination and increased root development
- Complimentary benefits to existing media regimes
- High new tree planting and transplant success rates
- Long-lasting soil root zone benefits