Facts about compost tea production and usage

By Robin Young
SUN Columnist

Compost tea is made by soaking compost in water over a period of time to dislodge microbes and water soluble nutrients. The result is a liquid compost tea generally used as a fertilizer and a fungicide by applying a dilution to the soil or as a foliar feeding (spraying).

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This story was posted on August 3, 2017.