Ideal as a soil amendment / Increases fertility.
- Rich in Minerals and Protein.
- Excellent for compost piles for nitrogen and absorbency.
- Excellent for Worm farms.
- Achieve higher yields.
- Improves the tilth of the soil.
- Stimulates healthy root and stem development.
- Contains vitamins, minerals, amino acids, and a balanced N.P.K.
Alfalfa was first used as livestock feed dating as far back as 4000 BC. Its use as a fertilizer was discovered much later.
Once people realized that it enriched the soil, it became very popular.
Alfalfa Meal can be used on crops, orchards, vineyards, nurseries, greenhouses, grow rooms, container plants, and vegetable gardens
Alfalfa Meal Nutrition.
Alfalfa Meal contains a balanced N.P.K. Nitrogen, Phosphorous, Potassium
and is high in Vitamins A, B, E, Thiamine, Riboflavin, Pantothenic Acid, Niacin, Pyridoxine, Choline, Proline, Betaine, Folic Acid, Phosphate, Calcium, Magnesium, and Sulfur and other important minerals and also key sugars, starches, proteins, fiber, coenzymes, 16 amino acids, and Triacontanol a powerful growth stimulant for all plants.
How To Use Alfalfa Meal
As a Top Dressing.
Depending on your plant and soil needs.
I would recommend on the low end of your application ½ kg of Alfalfa Meal fertilizer per 100 square feet.
On the high end of your application 2.5 kg of Alfalfa Meal fertilizer per 100 square feet.
Be sure to work it into the top few inches of the soil to keep it from drying up and blowing away.
For small plants use a ¼ cup of Alfalfa Meal fertilizer.
For medium plants use ½ cup of Alfalfa Meal fertilizer.
For large plants use 1 cup of Alfalfa Meal fertilizer.
Work it into the top few inches of the soil around the plant’s base.
Alfalfa Tea Fertilizer
You can use it as a soil drench or a foliar feed.
To make an alfalfa meal tea, start by choosing non-chlorinated water.
In a 5 gallon pail put 3 to 5 cups of alfalfa in the water stirring 2-3 times a day.
The tea will be ready in one or two days.
You can add some extra nutrients, such as Worm Castings, Kelp, Rock Dust, Molasses, Humic and/or Fulvic Acids, BioChar, Nutritional Yeast Powder, Alfalfa, Fish Hydrolysate to the 5-gallon bucket.