Eggshells in the garden

Transplanting Tomatoes with eggshells.
bucket of eggshells
We save our eggshells to add to the soil at transplanting time. A little extra insurance to help prevent calcium deficiency and aid in a plentiful harvest.
shells in the dirt
A good handful, crushed and mixed in the soil...then we add the tomatoes and mulch!
transplanted Sicilian Saucer Tomato into the garden