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Comfrey Makes a High Potash Garden Fertilizer

Great article from the-organic-gardener.com regarding Comfrey. The Hack: make a concentrated liquid containing all of the big 3 nutrients: nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium, in substantial amounts. NPK= 8 : 2.6 : 20.5 %. “…Place the plant’s leaves into a large container, preferably one with a tap or

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How Can I Give My Plants More Calcium?

Updated: From the University of Hawaii, Thanks to djeanis for the update! Link to U of HI paper on the process. http://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/pdf/SA-10.pdf Here’s a recipe I found and an interesting article, just don’t know how long to roast ’em for: 1.

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Why are My Tomatoes and Peppers Not Producing?

Your tomatoes and peppers are very sensitive to the amount of nitrogen you give them, where many other plants are not. The Hack:  Low nitrogen fertilizers or mulches until the first fruits are the size of golf balls (they’re recommending

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