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Old 02-14-2013, 10:28 AM
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Originally Posted by americanlawn View Post
Sorry, but I ain't buyin' it. Been googling this for years. Same O same O. "Commercial" so-called organic companies swear by it cuz they make their living selling the stuff. (follow the money)

"Liquid slurry", "Attaches to roots", etc. etc. (LOL). Synthetic plant food "destroys". >> then why do our lawns outperform the competition???

What's "organic"??? (anything carbon-based)..... (sorry).

Our land grant university ditched most of these 'tea trials' long ago for several reasons.

Here's a couple more sites for any California tree huggers interested in this xxxx..

http://www.collierarbor.com/probCompost-Tea.php

http://www.wormwoman.com/acatalog/Wh...mpost-Tea.html

The one thing organics supposedly enhanced was the development of the soils... how the decay of organic materials under proper management could increase the structure and CEC of soils,,,thereby increasing root vigor... but I believe under current circumstance you are correct...
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