Chicken manure

Poultry manure is often sold in dried and pelleted form by garden centres and is a good non-chemical fertiliser. Dried, pelleted and powdered forms are distinct from fresh domestic poultry litter, which is best used on the compost heap.

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Chicken manure

Quick facts

  • Poultry manure is an effective non-chemical fertiliser
  • It is usually sold in dried, pelleted form
  • Supplementation with other fertilisers may be necessary
  • Poultry manure should not be used around ericaceous (acid-loving) plants

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