What does fish emulsion do?
Fish emulsion is a liquid organic fertilizer made from whole fish and fishing industry byproducts. It has an NPK ratio of 5:1:1 and provides a quick boost of nitrogen. It is used as a liquid foliar fertilizer in the organic garden.
What can I use instead of fish emulsion?
If you want to add nitrogen to your soil, try using alfalfa meal or the alfalfa pellets sold for rabbit feed, instead of blood meal or fish emulsion. Alfalfa is a quick-acting source of nitrogen, with healthy amounts of phosphorus and potash.
Is fish emulsion the same as fertilizer?
Fish fertiliser, or fish emulsion, is a fast-acting, concentrated liquid fertiliser. The beauty of it is that it is made from by-products of the fishing industry and is a particularly useful application for getting rid of non-native invasive species…