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How to make a comfrey liquid feed


Discover how to make a potassium-rich liquid feed from comfrey plants, in Monty's practical video. Monty offers tips on harvesting plants, how to long to brew your feed, dilution rates and also advises on using any spare leaves to benefit tomato crops.

Do it: summer

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Ian Green 26/11/2015 at 17:47

After 3 weeks brewing, for how long does it retain its potency as a liquid feed

philippa smith2 26/11/2015 at 17:52

I'd leave it to steep for 3 or 4 weeks and then use it.

Not the best time of year to use the growth in Spring and Summer to concoct your feed and use the same year.

Zoomer44 26/11/2015 at 18:07

I leave mine to brew for 6wks and using it fresh is probably better but I've used home made seaweed feed the following yr after brewing, it hasn't done my veggies any harm.