Can you provide a recipe for vermicompost tea?

Asked April 22, 2014, 5:00 PM EDT

I have been searching the web for different recipes for making vermicompost tea. Do you have a recipe for making a good vermicompost tea for lawns. If so please reply with all pertinent information as to recipe, how applied, how often to apply etc. Thank you very much. p.s. This Penn State Extension site has been very helpful to me with my lawn endeavors. I really appreciate your time!

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1 Response

Hello and Thanks for using the Ask an Expert System

I apologize for the delay in answering your question. Sometimes questions just get delayed in the pipeline.

Here is a link to a fact sheet on making vermicompost tea from the University of Minnesota. http://www.extension.umn.edu/garden/yard-garden/soils/vermicompost-tea/


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