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EM-1 Microbial Inoculant

EM-1 Microbial Inoculant

OMRI LISTED. Decomposes organic matter with naturally occurring microorganisms.

Description Qty Price  
EM-1® Microbial Inoculant - 12 oz.
$17.00
EM-1® Microbial Inoculant - 1 quart
$27.00
EM-1® Microbial Inoculant - 1 gallon
$71.00
EM-1® Microbial Inoculant - 5 gallon
$243.00
EM-1® Microbial Inoculant - 55 gallon
$1996.00
EM-1® Microbial Inoculant Tote - 275 gallons
$8247.80

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EM-1® (Effective Microorganisms) Microbial Inoculant  Safely Restores Ecological Balance to Lawns and Gardens.EM-1 OMRI Certificate

EM-1®  Microbial Inoculant produces high levels of polysaccharides and other beneficial enzymes and organic acids that help build stable aggregate and soil structure resulting in soils that are better able to absorb and retain moisture, as well as cycle nutrients.  Soil erosion and run-off are reduced.   This product is safe for use around humans and animals and is approved for certified organic agriculture.  Regular applications of EM-1 will ultimately save you time and money.

Great For Manure Management for Fly and Odor Control!
Apply EM-1 to manure, areas of heavy urination, and compost piles for accelerated breakdown of organic matter resulting in fewer breeding sites for flies and other insects.

Application Rates: 

Mix EM-1 with 1,000 parts of water. 

  • 1 gallon covers one acre. 
  • 1 qt. covers 10,000 sq. ft.
  • 8 oz. covers 2,500 sq. ft.

For use as an inoculant:  Apply by spraying the mixture on soil, crop residues or cover crops before they are incorporated into the soil.  Irrigate after application or apply after rain.  Mixture can be diluted to 1: 10,000 if injected through irrigation systems. 

Repeat application every 14-21 days during crop growth to achieve optimum results.

EM-1 is our replacement product for Em-Power Microorganisms.



Suggested Uses: Apply to soils and lawn areas, recommended for use on crops and ornamentals.  Excellent for managing manure piles and areas where animals urinate or are washed.

Warning: Do not freeze

Conditions: Store in a cool location.

Environment: Outdoors, Crops, Orchards & Vineyards, Nursery, Greenhouse, Grow Room, Hydroponics, Aquaponics, Pond & Environment, Household Use, Interiorscapes, Container Plants, Houseplants, Household Pets, Horses, Farm Animals, Livestock, Zoo Animals, Vegetable Gardens