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PostPosted: Sat Jan 15, 2011 2:29 pm    Post subject: Fish,Blood & Bone Reply with quote

Is it ok to throw add fish blood and bone..on a plot that has been manured? i also have a plot prepared for carrots only with no manure..is it safe to add fish,blood and bone to this too?
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 15, 2011 10:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Been wondering the same thing as some of the beds in the polytunnel have been sitting idle all winter. I was thinking of digging in some fish bone and blood meal and mabey watering it with feed for a bit before I start planting again. Is this a good idea, a bad idea or a waste of time ???
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 16, 2011 2:12 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Fish blood and bone used on a plot for carrots should be ok.
Time enough to apply Fish blood and bone about two weeks before sowing or planting.

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 16, 2011 2:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

thanks for the reply.
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