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Plastic Composters: Advantages And Disadvantages

Many amateur gardeners do not dispose of their garden waste in the household garbage, but use their own composter to compost the waste. The resulting compost provides important nutrients for the plants in your garden. In addition, the decomposed organic material, called humus, provides a better structure to your soil. It increases the storage capacity…

What is Organic Fertilizer?

Organic fertilizer is a type of fertilizer that uses compost, manure, and crop residues to feed the soil. The big advantage of using this type of fertilizer is that it maintains healthy soil and reduces the need for chemicals. Organic fertilizers also prevent erosion and leachate, decomposing plant materials on the soil’s surface that can…

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Organic Fertilizers: Which Ones To Use And When To Apply Them To Plants?

Fertilizer is used to nourish plants and promote their growth and fruiting. But to be really effective, it must be used at the right time. What is the difference between organic and mineral fertilizers?Organic fertilizers are derived from natural waste products, either from plants or animals. Mineral fertilizers come either from deposits or from the…