Soilutions Feather Meal (12-0-0) will give your new garden a great start and is the perfect solution for a mid-season pick-me-up! Feather meal provides a slow release of nitrogen to help sustain your plants' needs throughout the growing cycle. Derived from hydrolyzed, dried and ground feathers, feather meal provides trace minerals, amino acids, and is a bio-activator that will keep your soil thriving while your plants feed. Great for nitrogen needy crops, trees, and flowers.
Suggested Application Rate:
4-6 lbs of feather meal per 100 square feet of garden space or per cubic yard. Add 3-4 tablespoons per gallon of soil and water thoroughly for new container gardens and potted plants.
As a side dressing, scratch 3-4 tablespoons per plant into the top few inches of soil as a side dressing once a month throughout the growing season. Water thoroughly after application.
Feather meal is not water soluble and not a recommended additive to compost tea.