Gardening

Organic treatment: the main liquid manure


Liquid manure is an effective and environmentally friendly technique for controlling most insects, pests and plant diseases.

Whether it is based on nettles, rhubarb, comfrey or even horsetail, here are the different techniques and benefits for each of them.

Be careful, liquid manure generally only has a preventive role and cannot treat the disease when it is established.

Here are the main liquid manure and decoctions for:

  • Effectively fight against most diseases in the garden and vegetable patch.
  • Provide the nutrients that plants need.

Nettle manure

It is one of the most common because it is used both as a fertilizer thanks to its high organic content but also as a pest control.

  • By strengthening the plant's immune defenses, they will be better able to fight against downy mildew, powdery mildew or even rust (nettle manure has no curative effect when the disease is established)
  • Excellent repellent against aphids

Find out how to make nettle manure and the benefits of nettle manure on tomatoes

Rhubarb manure

It offers the advantage of being completed in just 24 hours.

  • Control of leek moth
  • Excellent repellent against aphids

Find the technique for make your rhubarb manure

Garlic decoction

It is a great way to control most fungi, especially in the vegetable garden.

  • By strengthening the plant's immune defenses, they will be better able to protect themselves against mildew, moniliosis (fruit rot), rust or even peach leaf curl (a decoction of garlic has no effect. curative when the disease is installed)
  • Also acts against aphids and some mites

Find the technique for make a decoction of garlic

Comfrey manure

It is certainly one of the most widely used fertilizers by organic gardeners. Both rich in potash but also in nitrogen, it stimulates the growth of all the vegetables in the garden.

  • To be used when watering all plants in the garden and vegetable patch.

Find the technique for make comfrey manure

Horsetail manure

It acts as a real protector against fungal diseases, in particular on fruit trees.

  • By strengthening the plant's immune defenses, they will be more able to protect themselves against mildew, moniliosis (fruit rot), rust or even peach leaf curl (horsetail manure has no curative effect when the disease is installed)

Find the technique for make horsetail manure

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