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How to feed strawberries in April, May

Strawberries are a favorite garden berry of many children and adults, and in order for the plant to produce a good seasonal crop, it is necessary to properly care for it. Strawberries are a rather demanding crop: large and numerous berries appear when weeding, loosening and removal of dead pieces occur. But besides the observance of agrotechnics of cultivation and care, it is necessary to feed the berry. With such an integrated approach, strawberry bushes will produce large and sweet berries. Organic strawberry food is the most optimal and safe. For strawberries should use fertilizers such as:

  • rotted cow dung;
  • bird droppings;
  • ash;
  • humus.

These fertilizers are applied in April-May, they provide plants with all the necessary nutrients, which positively affects the yield and resistance of strawberry bushes to external pests.

Dead cow dung

Dung liquid - 1 l; water - 10 l.

It is necessary to dilute 1 liter of slurry with 10 liters of clean water and leave for 5-7 days in a corked barrel. Next you need to process the bed with strawberries. It is important not to touch the vegetative parts of the plant, since this solution is capable of burning delicate leaves and stalks of strawberries.

Bird droppings

Dry bird droppings - 1 kg, clean water - 15 liters.

It is necessary to dilute the bird droppings with water, and, just as in the first case, let the mixture stand for a while. After 2-4 days it is necessary to mix the mixture and shed the ground strawberry beds.

Ash

Ash is usually used in top dressing with manure or droppings, but it can also be used independently. In order to feed the strawberries, it is necessary to take ashes for 1 square meter of strawberry beds 350 g of ash, and 10 liters of water. Ash mixed with water, the mixture is spilled under the bushes. If possible, the best option would be to shed each strawberry bush 0.3-0.5 l of water with ash.

Humus

Humus is usually made in the spring by mixing it with a small amount of earth. Such a dry mixture should be around strawberry bushes, without touching the vegetative parts of the plant.The best time for making organic fertilizer for strawberries is the end of April, it is at this time that strawberries need a large amount of minerals for the formation of a healthy vegetative mass and the formation of numerous large fruits.


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Images: How to feed strawberries in April, May How to feed strawberries in April, May
Images: How to feed strawberries in April, May How to feed strawberries in April, May