Thanks to a peat poke from long-time interior plantscaper Clem Cirelli, here's a different point of view about a "peat moss shortage" .
The Leader in Sustainable Peat Resources
Sun Gro is North America's largest producer of horticultural-grade peat and the largest distributor of peat moss and peat and bark-based growing mixes. Additionally, we are the leader in ensuring the sustainability of this important resource.
We endorse the Canadian Sphagnum Peat Moss Association’s definition of sustainable peatland management as the "balanced stewardship of the environmental, social and economic values of Canada's renewable peatland resource."
There are more than 270 million acres of peatlands in Canada. Of that, only .016 percent is harvested to help beautify our environment and grow literally millions of plants. In addition, new peat develops 60 times faster than what is harvested and managed wisely, peat is the ultimate renewable resource! Read more...