Molasses sugarcane from Lurpe Natural Solutions, unsulfured, ideal food for soil microbiology. Add it to all your Compost Teas, or to the irrigation water once a week.
Molasses is a dark brown, thick syrup with a slightly alkaline reaction. It is formed as a by-product during the production of sugar. It is a product of approximately 40% sucrose, a rich source of iron and minerals.
It is an excellent source of carbohydrates for soil microorganisms that play an important role in the development of cultivated plants. In addition to improving soil quality, using molasses to irrigate crops also helps prevent the build-up of unwanted pathogens that can harm your plants.
Usually the benefits of molasses will be most noticed during the flowering phase of plants, however, it can be used throughout the period, from vegetative to late flowering. Molasses produces tougher and heavier flowers that are desired by commercial growers.