Homemade compost tea.


Mixed Farmer
Does anyone actually brew their own.? If so how do you do it and what do you use?

I have a livery and want to utilise the Horse manure

No wot

Martin Lishman where pushing this stuff about 8 - 10 yrs ago , gone very quiet about it lately, they may have some kit going cheap in back of their shed


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The trouble with compost tea is that it only replicates what is in the compost. If your compost isn't top notch your tea won't be, and you could risk the chance of multiplying harmful fungi and bacteria. A middle way would be to buy fungal / bacterial compounds for a specific use, ie N fixing, and brew them in your compost tea brewer.

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