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Mulberry's Phosphate Industry

Thursday March 4, 2021 comments Tags: Truck Driving Florida, Mulberry Florida Trucking, Phosphate Hauling Florida

Mulberry's Phosphate Industry

Did you know that Mulberry is actually the phosphate capital of the world ? Phosphate is integral to the history of our city. Click here for more on aggregates . The history of Mulberry, like many cities in the US, dates back to the invention of the railroad and the industrial revolution. Long before this time, it was widely known that phosphorus was essential to the production of fertilizer, and it was extracted from bone black and bird guano. Around the time of the industrial revolution, it was discovered that... Read More


Aggregates 101

Wednesday March 3, 2021 comments Tags: Phosphate Hauling Florida, Mulberry Florida Trucking, Truck Driving Florida

Aggregates 101

Aggregate is essentially a fancy word for dirt. There are, however, many different types of aggregates and each type has a different purpose. An aggregate is composed of one or more kinds of rock fragments to form one collection of material. Construction aggregate specifically includes types of aggregate from coarse, to medium-grained particle-material. The categories of aggregates include gravel, sand, recycled concrete, topsoil, ballast, and geosynthetic aggregates (synthetic products commonly used in civil engineering... Read More




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