Re: Boiled yeast sludge?
- Good I'll try that. Maybe I'll boil it first to get rid of the alchol
--- In email@example.com, "jamesonbeam1"
> Hi MS,
> Plant foods and boiled trub provide different requirements for them
> yeasties. Plant food provides the main nitrogen, potassium and
> phosphate requirements for yeast along with the minor mineral
> requirements such as magnesium, copper, zinc salts, etc. Boiled yeast
> hulls (ghost hulls) provide the B-complex vitamins, amino acids and
> lipids, etc. required for cell growth.
> My father was a gardener as well as a wine maker and then a distiller in
> his later years and we had a mulch pile where he would throw all the
> leftovers from the kitchen along with the rakings from the chicken coop,
> grass cuttings, leaf rakings, etc. He'd let this degrade out and turn
> it over now and then. Put it in the garden, and we had some of the
> biggest beefsteak tomatoes, squash, zuccini and other stuff.
> Worked very well, but you need to add it to your mulch pile - try it.
> Vino es Veritas,
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "mstehelin" <mstehelin@>
> > Heres a question that just came to me.
> > If boiling up old yeast sludge creates a good yeast nutrient
> > AND Plant food is a good yeast nutrient,
> > Does this mean that boiled yeast in good for plants too?