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Reader offer: free bag of wool compost with every Dalefoot Composts order

Published: January 7, 2020 at 12:19 pm

Get a free bag of Wool Compost for Seeds with every order from Dalefoot Composts*

Nestled in the hills of the Lake District, Dalefoot Farm is home to Dalefoot Composts – the brainchild of Professor Jane Barker and her husband Simon Bland, a fifth-generation hill farmer, who had been searching for diversification. As well as now producing a unique range of premium, peat-free composts made from bracken and wool, the couple are also leading peatland rest oration contractors trading as Barker & Bland Ltd.

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At a time when the demand for good quality, eco-friendly growing media is increasing, Dalefoot Composts has extended its range to offer composts suitable for many specific gardening purposes. Made from renewable and natural ingredients, Dalefoot Composts are an ideal, reliable, peat-free alternative for growing organically, and with the added benefits of both naturally high potash and nitrogen levels, they require no additional feed. Soil Association certified organic.


FREE bag of Wool Compost for Seeds with every Dalefoot Composts order.*
Online Go to and order your choice of compost. Quote GISEED20 on the Delivery Options page, under Special Instructions, and your free
bag of Wool Compost for Seeds will be sent along with your order.
By phone Call 01931 713281 to make your order, and quote GISEED20 for the free bag of Wool Compost for Seeds.

This offer ends on 14 February 2020

Wool compost from Dalefoot Composts

Dalefoot Composts range

• Lakeland Gold traditional, clay-buster, autumn mulch. Encourages worms and enriches soil.

• Bulb Compost for encouraging strong, healthy bulbs that produce vibrant blooms.

• Wool Compost for growing in containers where water retention is key. No need to add extra feed or water-retaining gels.

• Wool Compost for Seeds a blended, fine mix to provide the perfect start to seeds.

• Wool Compost for Vegetables and Salads perfect for grow-your-own vegetables, salad and fruit in an allotment, raised beds or containers.

• Wool Compost Double Strength provides a high concentration of naturally derived nutrients for improved plant size and quality.

• Wool Compost Ericaceous for container-growing all acid-loving plants.

• Wool Compost Double Strength Ericaceous for planting out and top dressing all your acid-loving plants.

• Wool Compost for Tomatoes added to the range in 2019, this super-strength compost has all the nutrients for growing tomatoes – without the need for additional feed. For more information on Dalefoot Composts go to or call 01931 713281.


*Terms & Conditions

This offer entitles each customer to 1 x 12L bag of Wool Compost for Seeds worth £7.99 when placing an order online or by phone. Offer available between 00:01 on 3 January 2020 and 23:59 on 14 February 2020. The Dalefoot Composts website has a minimum order of two bags of compost with a delivery fee of £10 for up to 11 bags. There is no additional fee for the free bag of seed compost or delivery of the seed compost. The free bag will be sent to the recipient on the same consignment as their order by Dalefoot Composts. Customers must state code GISEED20 either online in the delivery details or to our customer service assistant. Open to all UK residents aged 18 and over, excluding Northern Ireland and Scottish Highlands, relatives, partners and employees of Dalefoot Composts. Only one bag per customer. The promoter is Dalefoot Composts. By participating in this offer, customers confirm they have read, understood and agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.


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