Use wood ash as organic manure for good crop

Author : Lohit Baisla

Often we have seen that some farmers sprinkle ash on the crops. The use of solid wood ash is considered best. However, it is better to use compost prepared from ash than to spray ash directly. If you are still unaware of the benefits of spraying it on crops, then this post will prove to be very important for you. In this post, along with the benefits of sprinkling ash, we are also telling the method of its use.

benefits of using ash

  • The amount of calcium, potassium and nitrogen is found in the ash, which is necessary for proper growth of plants.

  • It does not contain any harmful substances.

  • The use of chemical fertilizers reduces the fertility of the soil. Ash is an organic material and does not cause any damage to the soil and crops of the field.

  • By mixing turmeric and lime in the ash, spraying on the plants can save the plants from various diseases and pests.

The right way to make compost from ashes

  • Fill a sack with a little soil first.

  • Spread wood ash over it.

  • Repeat this process until the sack is full.

  • After this, tie the sack and keep it for about 2 months.

  • Opening the bag after 2 months, we can get high quality manure.

Read also:

  • Click here to know the essential nutrients and their importance for plants.

We hope it will prove to be important for you. If you liked this information, then like this post and also share it with maximum farmers. So that other farmer friends can also get a good crop by using manure made from ash. Ask us your questions related to this through comments.

21 September 2021


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