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Q.composting with horse manure

Zone Berkeley, CA | Anonymous added on January 26, 2020 | Answered

I spread well rotted, well diluted horse manure throughout my veggie garden. Is this acceptable?

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Answered on January 28, 2020

Yes, acceptable in moderation, but not to be considered a complete fertility treatment. Soil testing and prescription mineral and biological amendments, based on actual deficiencies found, is the best way to fertilize.

Next best is a complete organic fertilizer. Here is more:

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