JIMA offers a series of Technical Data Sheets and other publications as listed on this page.

Those marked with * are available upon request; please contact us to request a copy. 

  • Choosing which John Innes Compost*
  • John Innes Compost for Patio Planters*
  • Registered Producers of John Innes Composts*
  • Inspection Checklist for Manufacturers*
  • Membership Application Form for Manufacturers*
  • JIMA Quality Control Specifications*
  • List of Directory Entries for JIMA*
  • JIMA Quality Control - Test Results Record Sheet*

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The History of John Innes Composts

A document outlining the history of John Innes composts.

Formulation of John Innes Composts

A document outlining the formulation of John Innes composts.

Material Safety Data Sheet

A document outlining the safety guidelines for John Innes composts.

Grades & Applications of John Innes Composts

A document outlining the different grades and applications of John Innes composts.

Storage of John Innes Composts

A document outlining the best practices for storing John Innes composts.

How to Use John Innes Compost

A document outlining best practices in the usage of John Innes compost.

Registered Brand Names

A document outlining the registered brand names of John Innes composts.

Benefits of JIMA Membership

A document outlining the benefits to producers of being a JIMA member.

Determination of Quantity for Loam-Based Growing Media

A document outlining the appropriate procedures for quantity measurement of loam-based growing media.

John Innes Ericaceous Compost

A document outlining the best practice for usage of John Innes ericaceous compost.

John Innes for Planters, Tubs & Window Boxes

A document outlining best practices for the usage of John Innes compost in planters, tubs and window boxes.