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Compost is our fertilizer

Post  sfgteachers on 1/19/2013, 10:09 am

A great advantage to SFG is that there is no need to go out and buy fertilizers. Our compost contains the nutrients that will feed your plants. I did watch a really good video about composting recently, made in Africa.It showed making your own fertilizer by placing dried manure in a cloth bag and soaking it in a bucket of water like you would a tea bag. After a week, the water is very strong and can be diluted and fed to your plants as fertilizer...interesting, I may try it!
Here's the video http://vimeo.com/56634183

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Post  llama momma on 1/20/2013, 10:44 am

I just watched this film - take a few minutes and enjoy this lovely, delightful and well done explanation of compost. Thank you Belinda this was informative and plain funny in some spots too!

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Post  Kelejan on 1/20/2013, 11:28 am

@llama momma wrote:I just watched this film - take a few minutes and enjoy this lovely, delightful and well done explanation of compost. Thank you Belinda this was informative and plain funny in some spots too!
And they used worms! Very Happy

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