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Westland Gro-Sure Farmyard Manure 50L

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Gro-Sure Farmyard Manure is a rich organic compost ideal for use all around the garden. Gro-Sure Farmyard Manure is perfect for mulching, planting and soil conditioning. Perfect for flowers, fruit &... Read more

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Gro-Sure Farmyard Manure is a rich organic compost ideal for use all around the garden. Gro-Sure Farmyard Manure is perfect for mulching, planting and soil conditioning. Perfect for flowers, fruit & vegetables, as well as roses, trees and shrubs.

  • Perfect soil conditioner
  • Rich source of organic matter
  • Produces higher crop yields and abundant blooms
  • Suitable for mulching and planting
  • No green waste

Why Use

Gro-Sure Farmyard Manure is a rich organic compost ideal for use all around the garden. Gro-Sure Farmyard Manure is perfect for mulching, planting and soil conditioning. Perfect for flowers, fruit & vegetables, as well as roses, trees and shrubs. It breaks down naturally in the soil, releasing nutrients as well as providing a rich, natural source of organic matter and humus. Essential for the development of healthy plants, fruits and vegetables.

Gro-Sure Farmyard Manure is rich source of organic matter which is term used when referring to a wide range of materials for feeding plants and improving soil conditions. Organic matter can also improve soil structure and fertility and often prevent plant nutrient deficiencies. Organic matter in soils help bind other soil particles that can be penetrated by roots and hold moisture, they also help bind or buffer nutrients so they are not washed away by rain. Typically organic matter will decay slowly and release nutrients to help feed plants.

How to Use

First put on a pair of gloves and spread the manure in a layer 5-8cm deep across the soil surface.
Veg Plots and Allotments

  • Use Gro-Sure Farmyard Manure when preparing vegetable beds in the spring and autumn.
  • Add a generous amount to the bottom of the trench when digging. This will help improve soil structure and boost nutrient levels.
Top tip – Once the vegetables have emerged or established feed with a granular feed such as Westland Organic Chicken Manure Pellets.
Planting roses, trees and shrubs
A person with a spade filling in the planting hole of a rose with farmyard manure.
  • Dig the planting hole larger than the root ball
  • Mix in one part Gro-Sure Farmyard Manure to two parts soil
  • Use this mixture to line the planting hole and to fill in around the roots
Top tip – Use a granular plant food such as Westland Rose Food to ensure plants are maintained and fed throughout the growing season.
Soil conditioning
A foot on a garden fork mixing farmyard manure into the ground.
  • Spread an even layer of 5-8cm deep over the soil and fork to a depth of 15-20cm
  • On light sandy soils this application will help retain moisture and improve the organic matter content of the soil
Mulching
A garden fork applying farmyard manure as a mulch.
  • Use as a mulch on herbaceous and shrub borders, by spreading a layer 5-8cm deep between plants. This will help feed, retain moisture and protect plant roots from the effects of frost and heat and will also surpress weed growth.
Lawns
Image of a person with a spade applying farmyard manure to a patch in a lawn.
  • When preparing the ground for laying new lawns, or for laying turf, spread a layer of Gro-Sure Farmyard Manure 5-8cm deep across the whole area.
  • Dig in the top 15cm into the soil to improve drainage in heavy soils and to retain moisture and provide nutrients for the establishing lawn.

General Advice

  • Store in a frost free place and away from weed killers and other garden chemicals
  • Re-seal bag after use
  • Not suitable for use with ericaceous (lime hating) plants
  • Use in a well ventilated place and avoid breathing in the dust
  • Always wear gloves when gardening and wash hands after use

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Will my pets or wildlife be attracted to this product?

A. Gro-Sure Farmyard Manure may be attractive to some animals. We recommend you dig the manure in well when using

Q. Can I use this for raised beds?

A. Gro-Sure will make a perfect addition to your raised beds as it is a rich source of organic matter. Use in a 60/40 mix of com post and other organic materials such as top soil

Q. Can I use this for houseplants?

A. We would recommend using a compost specifically designed for houseplants such as our Houseplant potting mix




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Our full delivery policy can be found below as well as our delivery terms & conditions at the base of the page. Please contact us directly for all premium delivery enquiries. Please note that we do not deliver to destinations outside of the United Kingdom

For local delivery information please see here: Local Delivery

FREE Standard Delivery on orders of £100 and above*
Every effort is made to deliver extra large purchases such as furniture sets and bulk bags within 10 working days.

Orders under £100:
Delivery charge £4.99 per order (*excluding compost). Delivery estimate approx 2-4 working days.

Orders above £100:
FREE* Delivery on order (*excluding compost)Delivery estimate approx 2-4 working days by DHL.

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In stock Items - delivery estimate approx 7-10 working days (Mon-Fri) via Pallet Delivery Agent. (Kerbside only)

Supplier Direct Items:
Delivery estimate 7-28 working days (Mon-Fri) via Pallet Delivery Agent (Kerbside only) or Supplier's Own Courier. 

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Please note, our Forest Garden & Kelkay Supplier Direct products maybe listed at a higher price online to instore, this includes a direct delivery charge from the supplier. Items purchased in store and delivered from the store will be delivered for a lower price.

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Delivery to UK mainland only: Deliveries are made between 8am-6pm kerbside only, Monday - Friday. Rolawn Turf, bulk bags and pallets are non-returnable. Current delivery timescale is 7-10 working days. (Working days are Mon-Fri excluding bank holidays)

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Westland Gro-Sure Farmyard Manure 50L

£4.99