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How do you dilute compost tea?
Last Updated: 9th January, 2020
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Herein, can you use too much compost tea?
When using compost tea, if the compost youused to brew your tea is made from non-manure sources,you really can't put on too much. In thiscase, if you put on too much tea, you can burnyour plants, and over-boost the nitrogen in your soil, so becareful.
One may also ask, how do you make compost tea? Steps
- Dechlorinate your tap water. You'll need around 3 gallons (11L) of water to make the tea.
- Place a pump aerator in the bottom of another largebucket.
- Attach the aerator to the pump.
- Fill the bucket halfway with loose compost.
- Fill the bucket the rest of the way with water.
- Add an ounce of molasses and stir the tea.
Likewise, people ask, does worm tea need to be diluted?
A tea that is targeted to grow bacteria isgenerally better for foliar applications by spraying on the leaves.In terms of dilution, worm tea does not need to bediluted. They can be used as it is and the great thing is itdoesn't burn plants!
How long can you brew compost tea?
DO NOT SUBMERGE THE PUMP! Mix in the ingredients to your favorite recipe andbrew for at least 12 hours and no longer than 48 hours. Abrewing time of 24 hours is mosttypical.