Fair Dinkum Fertilizers Fish Emulsion is manufactured using only 100% organic fish by-products. In association with
other Australian companies, this product has been processed to provide the maximum benefit in its application, whilst proving economically advantageous.
The application of Fish Emulsion can also be utilised as a method to reduce or replace the direct treatment required by conventional nitrogen based fertilizers. In addition, the combination of Nitrogen, Potassium, Phosphorus, Calcium, fats and oils in the product, make for a very effective organic mix with regard to nutrients, which are fundamental for improved plant growth. The most common applications for Fish Emulsion are: - Soil Conditioning prior to planting
- Direct foliar application
- Pasture and crop top dressing
- As a biological boost for composting.
Fair Dinkum Fish Emulsion can be used as a fertilizer or alternatively, as an additive to stock feeds for some meat animals and birds (except ruminants).
Some reported benefits for animals include enhanced weight gain, and improved palatability. Reports suggest that Brood birds and animals will benefit from an ongoing additionof Fish Emulsion to their diet.
A generally supported ratio of 5% Fish Emulsion should be mixed in with other feed to encourage the animal to eat feed. The percentage of fish should be reduced gradually and concluded at least 6 to 8 weeks before slaughter.
Fair Dinkum Fertilizers Fish Emulsion product is filtered to 100 micron to aid in the application process, either through a fine boom spray or dripper systems.
Fair Dinkum Fish Emulsion is often used to increase the microbial activity in the soil either by direct application or as a component of “compost tea”.
If used in compost tea the Fish Emulsion should be mixed with liquid seaweed and either humate or fulvate. Fair Dinkum Fertilizers are able to offer some advice on making compost teas if required.
Apply at a rate of 8-10 ltrs p/Ha at approximately 3 week intervals during growing season.
Apply at a rate of 8-10 ltrs p/Ha at 2-3 week intervals during growing season.
Apply 50 ml in 10 ltrs of water over 400 square metres every 2-3 weeks.
Fats and oils 3.0%
Filtration 100 mic
%W/V is grams per 100ml of product
ppm is parts per million on weight basis
g/l is grams per litre
mic = microns