Worm Castings Tea – Part III

This is the final installment in our worm tea series. If you have been following along, you will know that we have discussed what ‘worm tea’ (and compost tea, in general) IS and isn’t, and how to go about making it. In this article I will be discussing how to best put your compost/castings teas…

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Using Worm Tea as a Fungicide

“Can worm tea be sprayed as a fungicide and are there any trials?” ~ Maurice Franklin Hi Maurice, There is definitely some evidence to indicate that worm casting tea (aka ‘worm juice’), and compost tea in general, can help to reduce the incidence of plant pathogens on various crops and ornamentals. In fact, as I…

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“Worm Compost Tea” ~ General Discussion

While it’s long been known that compost can have a significant positive impact on plant growth when applied to soil, it’s only within the last 15 years or so that the use of “compost tea” has really started to gain momentum, thanks (at least in part) to the efforts of Dr. Elaine Ingham of Soil…

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