Castor Cake is produce by crushing castor seeds in expeller to extract oil from it Castor Cake is natural fertilizer and processed from castor seeds. It encourages microbial activities of soil. It is rich in nitrogen, trace elements and organic matter. It is truly organic manure which enhances the fertility of the soil without causing any damage or decay. It is enriched with the three big elements vital and conducive to the proper growth of crops i.e. Nitrogen, Phosphorus and Potassium. It also has traces of nutrients like Manganese, Zinc and Copper, thus making it a balanced fertilizer. It provide slow and steady nourishment, stimulation , protection from soil nematodes and insects, improve yields.
Advantages of Using Castor Cake-:
- It provides all the major & minor nutrients and helps in increasing the nutrient uptake by plants necessary for better plant growth.
- It improves the soil fertility and productivity which further improves yield and quality of produce
- It protects the plants from nematodes and termites..
- It improves the physical , chemical and biological properties of soil