Karanja Cake - Terviva

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Karanja Cake - Terviva

Karanja Cake is the residue obtained from Karanja seed kernels which have been crushed to extract the oil. Rich in N-P-K, it is an excellent organic fertilizer. Karanja cake has been known to enrich the soil and protect the plant. Earthworm populations have been known to increase where karanja cake has been applied.

Slow Release Nitrogen, Aerates, Nourishes, Promotes Plant Growth & Resistance, Improves Soil Quality. Excellent for Vegan Organic Gardening.

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The Karanja treePongamia Glabra - is widely distributed in tropical Asia. The tree is hardy and drought resistant. The 'Pongam' tree is commonly found in India and grows to a height of about 1 m. 

The oil of the Karanja or Pongam is used in pharmacy and in agriculture. Like, neem oil, it is excellent for skin and hair and used in the manufacture of soaps, creams, lotions and other skin and hair care products.

A mixture containing equal amounts of neem and karanja oil is very effective on animals for skin problems.

Good resources for more information on Karanja are:
http://www.hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/duke_energy/Pongamia_pinnata.html

Use full strength or mixed with other organic (kelp, seaweed, manure, etc.)

 

Apply before (the area can be prepared up to a week or 10 days before planting) or during planting or for established plants around root zone. Use mixed into the soil 6-8 inches or as basal dressing. Coverage:180 to 360 lbs./acre, 1lb. for plots 100 to 160 sq.ft.

How To Mix into your Container Soil:

1/2 Cup per cubic foot will be plenty (Cubic foot is about 7.5 gallons of soil) 1 cup weighs 6.5 ounces.  Exercise caution when mixing soil. Be sure to leave soil mix to rest and compost for at least 1 week. The Longer the better. Use VERY little for any seed starting soil. 

Karanja Cake - BuildASoil

3 lb Bag:

Dimensions: 9" x 5" x 3.5"

Weight: 3.0 lbs

10 lb Bag:

Dimensions: 12" x 10.5" x 6.5"

Weight: 10.0 lbs

44 lb Bag:

Dimensions: 40" x 17" x 6.5"

Weight: 44.0 lbs

1 Ton Tote:

Dimensions: 36" x 36" x 36"

Weight: 2000.0 lbs

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Reviewed by Andre F.
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holy mole

My plants seems love the stuff

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Reviewed by Crystal Y.
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Karanja Cake

Super high quality! Thanks Clack and Build A Soil!!

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High quality Karanja cake

Your product selection and quality are top notch! Product arrived in a well sealed bag with no issues.

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Reviewed by Pete I.
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Karanja Cake!!!

Very nice looking. Good pricing, affordable and fast shipping. BOS has become my go-to.

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Reviewed by Robert G.
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Needed with Neem!

I thought this was a redundant product, same as neem meal. I was very wrong! My worms love it! I just recently started using it and will use it when I amend my soil after cycles. Useful to have!

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