Cool Member
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Location: Karachi

NPK value of my organic fertilizer

You comments and suggestion is highly appreciated on my fertilizer ingredients
1) Mustered/Cotton seed Oil Cake (powder form)
Mustered seed Oil Cake
Cotton seed Oil Cake
2) Dry Alpha Alpha (powder form)
3) Wood & paper ash
4) Wood powder
5) Egg shell powder
6) Some rusty iron nails
Can any one tell me how can I know the NPK ratio of my organic fertilizer?

Greener Thumb
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Joined: Thu Mar 06, 2008 7:07 pm
Location: Airmont, NY Zone 6/7

Unless you have it analyzed, you can't, sorry. Seems like an awful lot of trouble, though, when packaged ferts are clearly labelled and inexpensive.

Super Green Thumb
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Joined: Tue May 06, 2008 7:02 pm
Location: El Cerrito, CA

Iskhan, I've moved your post to the Vegetable Gardening forum. It may get wider viewership among "Do It Yourself" (DIY) people. I know that somewhere I read NPK values of basic ingredients the past couple of years, but can't remember right this minute. I'll search around for you.

Cynthia H.
Sunset Zone 17, USDA Zone 9

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