Dictionary » F » Fertilisers

Fertilisers

Fertilisers

substances or mixtures that are added to the soil to supply nutrients or to make available nutrients already present in the soil, in order to increase plant growth and productivity.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Bioinformatics and Biology

... you will come in contact (didn't get the right word to be used here) with the idea of insulin production, increasing plant yield via change in fertilisers or DNA... i don't know how much of zoology will there be. but botany is there to a large extent wasn't much of a help. i know. but that's ...

See entire post
by jwalin
Fri Jan 22, 2010 12:28 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bioinformatics and Biology
Replies: 26
Views: 9447

replacing Cells in and outs

... fish called Aequorea victoria. It needs calcium to emit light .would it work with plants if they are fed calcium? I found some calcium containing fertilisers as well If you like I can buy some and clone some for you swell. Scroll down to the second segment Aequorin-based Assays http://las.perkinelmer.com/Catalog/default.htm?CategoryID=Luminescence+Assay+Systems&gclid=CMyVsNaOxowCFQjUlAodb1LVVw ...

See entire post
by mehdi71000
Tue Jun 05, 2007 11:26 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: replacing Cells in and outs
Replies: 39
Views: 14397

Hypothesis clarification

... fixation processes, as well as host growth and nitrogen demand. Nitrogen fixation improves the nitrogen content of soil lessening the need for fertilisers. Therefore, when Nitrogen fertilizers are used on Trifolium repens , it often has an adverse effect on the plant and if too potent, kills ...

See entire post
by Kiwigirl
Mon Jul 31, 2006 11:34 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Effect of Nitrogen on Trifolium repens (White clover)
Replies: 5
Views: 6517

soils affecting plants (nitrate)

Not all soils are rich in nitrates. They can be applied as fertilisers, and be used as a soure of Nitrogen for plants.

See entire post
by canalon
Sat Jun 10, 2006 11:02 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: soils affecting plants (nitrate)
Replies: 8
Views: 4136

fertilizer breakdown

have you ever read what it says on a bottle of fertilisers? What it contains? They contain inorganic ions, which the earth has naturally, but not enough. The "key ingredients" in fertilisers are nitrogen oxide ions like: NO3-, NO4- etc ...

See entire post
by MrMistery
Sun Mar 05, 2006 6:17 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: fertilizer breakdown
Replies: 2
Views: 1958
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 2,910 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link