Manure Fertilizer

Cow Manure

Anonymous added on October 25, 2017 | Answered

It appears as if cow manure was too strong for one of my shrubs. It appears to be dying. I have attempted to remove most of the manure, and have been watering ++. Is there anything else I can do?

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Answered on October 27, 2017

What you are doing is correct. Here is more about this problem, known as fertilizer burn (but it applies to manure as well):

Manure should be "cured" or composted before applying to plants in order to reduce the risk of fertilizer burn and prevent the spread of plant diseases or weeds:

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