high-calcium lime

high-calcium lime

A lime which contains mostly calcium oxide or calcium hydroxide and not over 5% magnesium oxide or hydroxide.
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Western Lime Commissions New High-Calcium Lime Plant II-17
An example of this concept would be obtaining calcium from the outer bark of a white oak tree rather than using high-calcium lime that mostly leaches into the subsoil and becomes unavailable for plant use.