• Most animal manure is feces. • Common forms of animal manure include farmyard manure (FYM) or farm slurry (liquid manure). • FYM also contains plant material (often straw), which has been used as bedding for animals. • This material has absorbed the feces and urine. • Agricultural manure in liquid form, known as slurry. [...]
• Kelp meal is a very high-quality organic fertilizer. • Kelp is a type of seaweed that’s harvested in the oceans or along the shore from seaweed that washes ashore. • With an N-P-K ratio of approximately 1-0-2, it is a good source of nitrogen and potassium. • It also contains minerals, amino acids, and [...]
Leaf mold is a form of compost produced by the fungal breakdown of shrub and tree leaves.
Overview of Leaf Mold
• These are generally too dry, acidic, or low in nitrogen for bacterial decomposition. • Due to the slow decaying nature of their high carbon content, dry leaves break down far more slowly than [...]