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Old 08-02-2012, 01:45 AM   #1
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Can I boil down spent brewing yeast for a similar effect?

 
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Old 08-02-2012, 02:02 AM   #2
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Sure you can. Will it have the same effect as fermaid-K, probably not but it will provide a natural source of nitrates, amino acids & other trace nutrients. If your must nees it then go for it. I have a couple of meads that were fed only with boild bread yeast for nutrients and all was well there.
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