If you have chickens you have a gold mine in your backyard. Not only can you use their manure in your compost pile, you can make some compost tea to supercharge young plants!
A guide to how we at Rabbit Ridge Farm make and utilize manure tea in our small market garden. It’s quick, easy, and free fertilizer!
If your garden needs a plant boost, the easiest and most effective way to do so is by using compost tea. Compost tea is simply tea made out of compost, a liquid plant fertilizer. Plants love tea. Compost tea can be made very simply, and this is the way we do it.
At the Herbal Academy, we believe in cultivating awareness of our interconnectedness with the living communities all around us. When we use the earth’s resources with wisdom and respect, all of us (plants, animals, humans) will live far more healthy and abundant lives. A key way we enjoy these gifts is by consuming herbs for […]
One of the ways we can do our part in keeping the world healthy involves turning food waste into nutrient-rich soil to plant next year’s herbs in. Composting is an easy way to increase our household sustainability, and reduce our carbon footprint. Learning how to compost is easy, and there’s plenty you can do to […]
Compost tea, the gardener’s ‘magic elixir’, is cheap, simple to make, easy to use, and so nutritious for your garden. Find out how to make some of your own liquid fertilizer for your backyard.