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Neem Cake 

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Neem Cake is rich in nitrogen, phosphorus, sulphur, and calcium. It's a natural product and is used for growth and a high yield of crops. The nutrient content and fertility of the soil increase when Neem Cake is mixed with it.  Neem cake organic manure protects plant roots from nematodes, soil grubs, and white ants. Due to its residual limonoid content. It also acts as a natural fertilizer with pesticidal properties.

 

Advantage of Using Neem cake

  1. Can be used with many other different types of fertilizers.

  2. It will enhance the efficiency of other fertilizers you use because it will inhibit nitrification.

  3. It's free from any heavy metals so it’s safe for crop use.

  4. It has a slow-release, which means the nutrient release is uniform. This ensures constant growth of your crops or plants during the growing season.

  5. Neem Cakes act as a nutrient for plants instead of being a nutrient collector. The Neem Cake contains NPK (nitrogen-phosphorus-potassium) plus other micronutrients so your plants are fed continually.

How to Apply Neem cake?

  1. Plough the soil deeply that’s to be amended with Neem Cakes.

  2. This will give you better control of nematodes that are lurking around ready to eat whatever you plant. This will bring them to the surface and disrupt where they are living.

  3. Mix the Neem Cake thoroughly at the rate that’s recommended with the soil you are amending. When you do it this way, it gives you better results than if you only apply it to the surface of the ground.

Some of the crops which benefit from using Neem Cakes are:

  • Oranges by controlling the citrus nematodes

  • Tomato by controlling Tomato Seedling nematodes

  • Tobacco by controlling Root-Knot nematodes

  • Fodder trees by controlling nematodes

  • Rice, when used with Urea, by increasing the nitrogen uptake and slowing the release of the fertilizer urea