Most people don’t realize that about a third of the energy that plants are getting from the sun is used to send out exudates on the plant roots. Exudates are little tiny ‘hairs’ of carbohydrates that get released all across its roots structure with the specific purpose of attracting microbes to its roots.
Nick Kiss, Bokashi Living
We had the pleasure of being interviewed by Aaron Moskowitz for the Get in my Garden podcast. The podcast not only talks about bokashi composting, but also the fascinating relationships between soil, microbes, and how plants are able to uptake nutrition.