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Jamminbear started grow question 4 years ago
How often do you use compost teas and what brand do you use?
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Week 15
Techniques. Defoliation
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mad_scientist answered grow question 3 years ago
Hello @Jamminbear !I don;t think there is any brand that sells compost teas ( unless you mean bacteria products like tarantula from AN ) but even if you know any i would advise not to buy it. Compost teas need to applied fresh. There are plenty recipes online . What you need to take care is to give the right amount of air when you make it. The rule of thumb is 1-2 liters of air per minute for every liter of tea that you are going to make. So if you want to make 4 liters of tea you should use an air pump with 4-8 L/min. After i brew my tea i dilute it 3 times and then i use it. I use it at flowering stage around 3 times 12-18 days apart. Happy growing ! :facepunch:
Lady_NugWitch answered grow question 4 years ago
I have heard to use your own trimmings, etc, to make teas... but I've never done it. Too much work for my lazy stoner witchself! lol
MUDBUG answered grow question 4 years ago
You dont need tea at this stage i would use voodoo juice at this point to get your roots bigger tea people claim feeds the soil right then the soil feeds your roots right roots feed your plant the differnce is not much if anything i did a grow a while back trying this theory its BS the plant without the tea did just as good all my advice i give is from growing alot of doe doe the past couple decades somethings work somethings are a money scheme good luck with your grow LOOKING GOOD:v::v::+1::+1::beers::beers:
Experimentgreen answered grow question 4 years ago
You could do your own, but sometimes thats easier said than done. Like mentioned the extreme is a good brand, theres also Nectar for the Gods: Pegasus potion. Also remember that usually to get the best benefits of a "compost tea" not a "nutrient tea" you'll want to somewhat aerated into your soil. Usually every 7-10 days you would do a tea. P.S. as a tea adds to the microbe community in your soil, it can be good to add a little molasses to watering schedule as it gives them something to feed off.
Best of luck.
PharmaZ answered grow question 4 years ago
Extreme gardening - extreme tea all the way man. Easy to brew hassle free works perfectly. And for what it is good cost. The full extreme gardening line (or at least) Mykos, azos and teas are a must in any organic garden. Peace
Michka answered grow question 4 years ago
You sould make your own, it's not that difficult, and you'll be proud of your work... You can give it once by week, when flowering.. I hope i helped you, feel free to ask ! Michka