Manure and fertilizers function in the same way that is adding fertility to the soil. But they are different from each other.
Difference between fertiliser and manure
|Manures are obtained or prepared from natural sources like kitchen waste, vermicomposter, human waste, and by decomposing the biodegradable materials.||The fertilisers are synthetically and chemically manufactured in factories and industries.|
|Manures are environment-friendly and are produced at a low cost.||Fertilisers harm the microbes present in the soil, which help in nitrogen fixation and other important microbes useful to crop.|
|Increases soil fertility if used for a longer duration||It also decreases soil fertility if it is prolonged and used for a longer duration.|
|It is cost economical for farmers.||It does not cost economical for farmers.|