What Is Compost Tea?

Compost tea is a liquid produced by leaching soluble nutrients and extracting bacteria, fungi, protozoa, and nematodes from compost. In simple terms, it is a concentrated liquid created by a process to increase the numbers of beneficial organisms as an organic approach to plant development and soil care.

Benefits to Using Compost Teas:

  • 100% Natural - Eco Friendly
  • Deters Insects and Suppresses Disease-Causing Organisms
  • Improves Plant Nutrition by Nutrient Availability to the Root System
  • Improves Plant Growth by Improving Nutrient Retention in Soil
  • Reduces or Eliminates the Need for Synthetic Pesticides, Herbicides & Fertilizers
  • Natural Probiotic that Protects Infection Sites

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Reasons Why You Should Compost

  • Composting your kitchen and yard trimmings helps divert that waste from the landfill, waterways and water treatment facilities

  • compost provides a balanced slow release of nutrients for the duration of plants growth cycle

  • feeding your plants with adequate nutrients will improve your own diet and health

  • significantly reduce pest problems and reduce or eliminate the use of pesticides, herbicides, and fertilizers

  • composting saves money

  • compost improves moisture retention in soil

  • compost amends both sandy and clay soils

  • composting is a valuable tool in educating children about nature and the cycle of life