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Fertilizer

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A fertilizer (American English) or fertiliser (British English) is any material of natural or synthetic ..... The modern science of plant nutrition started in the 19th century and the work of German...

Nutrient Science | TFI - The Fertilizer Institute

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With so much in our lives riding on our ability to produce plant life, it's no wonder that much research has been done on how plants grow and exactly what they ...

Fertiliser | Sciencelearn Hub - Science Learning Hub

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Jul 30, 2013 ... Fertilisers are added to soil to supply nutrients to make it more fertile – productive for plant growth. Find out more about fertilisers – what is in ...

What is fertilizer and why do plants need it? | HowStuffWorks

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Carbon, hydrogen and oxygen - Available from air and water and therefore in plentiful supply; Nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium (a.k.a. potash) - The three ...

Too Much of a Good Thing? Study the Effect of Fertilizers on Algal ...

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In this environmental science fair project, grow algae in several concentrations of fertilizer and observe its effect on algal growth.

Growing, Growing, Gone! An Experiment on Nitrogen Fertilizers

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Science Buddies Staff. "Growing, Growing, Gone! An Experiment on Nitrogen Fertilizers" Science Buddies. Science Buddies, 5 Jan. 2016. Web. 27 July 2016 ...

agricultural fertilizers: nitrogen, potassium

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apply a fertilizer to the soil to keep cultivated plants healthy. As they grow, plants extract nutrients they need from the soil. Unless these nutrients are replenished, ...

Science Fair Projects - Effect of fertilizer on plant growth

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Project title, Effect of fertilizer on plant growth Featured science project Science project video. Difficulty Level, High school. Project page, Click here to view this ...

Science Fair Projects - Effect of fertilizer on plant growth

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This experiment was conducted to find out how the amount of fertilizer used will affect the growth of plants. The experiment was done using levels of fertilizer ...

Fertilizer: the science - American-Lawns

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What goes into a lawn fertilizer? The three major nutrients -- nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium -- bestow different benefits on plants. Nitrogen aids growth ...

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Fertilizer - Science Daily

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Fertilizers or fertilisers are compounds given to plants with the intention of promoting growth; they are usually applied either via the soil, for uptake by plant roots, ...

Researchers Discover First Use of Fertilizer | Science | AAAS

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Jul 15, 2013 ... A new study reveals that these early agriculturalists were fertilizing their crops with manure 8000 years ago, thousands of years earlier than ...

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Fertilisers

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A secondary school revision resource for OCR Gateway GCSE Additional Science about chemical economics, fertilisers and crop yield.