An excellent all purpose organic fertilizer derived from ground Pacific Northwest shrimp shells. Rich in Nitrogen, Phosphorus and Calcium, Shrimp Meal is wonderful for all types of garden vegetables, flowers, herbs and ornamentals and also acts as an exceptional compost bio-activator. Shrimp Meal is rich in Chitin, a natural polysaccharide that can help plants develop healthy immune responses and stimulates the growth of beneficial soil microorganisms
Apply 2 to 4 lbs per 100 sq.ft.
Vegetaable Garden & Flower Beds: Apply 2-4lbs per square feet and thoroughly mix into soil. For transplants, add 1-2 tablespoons per hole and water in well. Apply 1-2 lbs as a top dress 1-2 times throughout the growing season to promote plant growth.
Containers & Houseplants: For new plantings, mix 1/2 cup per cubic foot of soil before planting. For established plants, mix 1 tablespoon per gallon of soil.
Trees & Shrubs: When transplanting, add 1-2 lbs per 1" of truck caliper to newly dug hole, backfill soil and water in well.
Row Crops/Acreage: Apply 500-1,000 lbs per acre depending on specific crop needs or required pounds of actual nutrients per acre.
Item Number: 141662
Universal Product Code: 714360019335
Manufacturer: Down To Earth