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Algae as fertilizer???

Hi all,

Question, does anyone know if it is safe to use algae as fertilizer? I looked it up and Read it was okay. I have a pool I drained, and it had some I thought if I was able to use it as fertilizer. Thanks in advance:)

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Be careful using pool algae as you might inadvertently collect pool chemical residue along with it.

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I haven't read much on this topic either but I would say yes, based on experience.

I have a small pond and algae grows on it, I “harvestedâ€

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