Free, Homemade Liquid Fertilizers

Make these easy liquid fertilizers — then sit back and watch your seedlings and plants thrive!



Liquid Fertilizers
Homemade liquid fertilizers made from free, natural ingredients — such as grass clippings, seaweed, chicken manure and human urine — can give your plants the quick boost of nutrients they need to grow stronger and be more productive.
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Grass Clippings Fertilizer
Grass clippings are high in nitrogen, making them a nutritious mulch as well as an excellent ingredient in liquid fertilizers. 
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Fertilizer Tea Recipes
New seedlings will benefit from a biweekly drink of liquid fertilizer. 
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