• SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
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    Fertilizer: do plants need it and is it natural?

    Fertilizer: do plants need it and is it natural?

    Fertilizer is plant food. Not! Fertilizers, organic or mineral, are not plant food. All plants need nutrients to grow and most are able to make their own food through the process of photosynthesis. Plants need key nutrients, six of which are important and three of those essential. Building your soil with compost is the first

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    • SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
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    Fertilizer Buying Guide

    Fertilizer Buying Guide

    Plants need several types of nutrients. Macronutrients are necessary in large quantities. Those that may not be easily available in soil in the right amount are the primary nutrients you find in fertilizer: Nitrogen for plant growth, leaf development and the production of vivid, green color Phosphorous for root growth and the creation of fruit,

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