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Fertilizer

Any substance such as manure or a mixture of nitrates used to make soil more fertile.


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Agriculture and Microbiology come together (Research Prjct)

... banana peels) and start a fungi, bacteria, nematode compost bin. I will start a 2 part composting cycle at that point. Before I ever make my own fertilizer, I will be renting out industrial space. At that point I will start trying to make nutrients not only for plants, but bacteria as well.

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by Sophiahotep
Thu Nov 14, 2013 9:29 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Agriculture and Microbiology come together (Research Prjct)
Replies: 2
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How poison and fertilizers affect the roots of garlic HELP!

How poison and/or fertilizers affect the roots of garlic MATERIAL: garlic, chlorine, plant fertilizer, 7 empty jars,needles, water Procedure Step A: Mark the 7 jars: • Bottle 1 = water • Bottle 2 = chlorine 0,5 ml • Bottle 3 = chlorine ...

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by concretewalls
Sun Oct 21, 2012 1:24 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: How poison and fertilizers affect the roots of garlic HELP!
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Views: 1153

Re: something really confused

I think he's after the fertilizer numbers N/P/K for his media. Usually these are given as percentage by mass, for instance a 20-10-5 fertilizer is 20% nitrogen, 10% phosphorous and 5% potassium. These are often used for inorganic fertilizers ...

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by jonmoulton
Mon Feb 20, 2012 4:35 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: something really confused
Replies: 2
Views: 976

something really confused

... not what im looking for,,,OK On carrot medium mixes there is a lot of nitrongens..I think!!! I need/want to know a basic N/P/K reading like on a fertilizer packing slip...The mixes labeling is in mg/l....I just want a basic,,,,just within 75%,,,, N/P/K....or/and a ppm of one litre mix.. ..PPPLLLEEEAAASSSEEE ...

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by nitro20prcnt
Sun Feb 19, 2012 9:56 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: something really confused
Replies: 2
Views: 976

Limiting growth factors in plants

... and the bottom containing an aquatic layer. The top layer was fertilized, and several experiments were done using different concentrations of fertilizer. One of the questions I need to discuss in my presentation is: How do we know Nitrogen & Phosphorous are the limiting growth factors ...

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by ReMuSoMeGa
Fri Nov 25, 2011 4:42 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Limiting growth factors in plants
Replies: 1
Views: 1242
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