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New Study Challenges Soil Testing For Potassium And The Fertilizer Value Of Potassium Chloride
2013-10-28 15:49:59

University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences In the chemical age of agriculture that began in the 1960s, potassium chloride (KCl), the common salt often referred to as potash, is widely used as a major fertilizer in the Corn Belt without regard to the huge soil reserves that were once recognized for their fundamental importance to soil fertility. Three University of Illinois soil scientists have serious concerns with the current approach to potassium...

2013-10-26 23:02:20

Biofertilizers Market report categorizes the global market for biofertilizers on the basis of types, applications, and geography; forecasting revenue and analyzing trends. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/compound-biofertilizers-customized-fertilizers-market-856.html (PRWEB) October 26, 2013 The report "Global Biofertilizers Market by Types (Nitrogen Fixing, Phosphate Solubilizing, And Potash Mobilizing), Applications & Geography - Trends and Forecasts to...

2013-10-09 23:19:59

Water Soluble Fertilizers Market research report categorizes the global market for water soluble fertilizers on the basis of types, crop types, applications, and geography; forecasting revenue and analyzing trends. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/water-soluble-fertilizers-market-1055.html (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 The report "Global Water Soluble Fertilizers Market, by Types (Nitrogenous, Phosphatic, Potassic, Micronutrients), Applications (Fertigation, Foliar...


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2005-05-25 18:49:25

Potash (or carbonate of potash) is an impure form of potassium carbonate (K2CO3) mixed with other potassium salts. Potash has been used since antiquity in the manufacture of glass and soap, and as a fertilizer. The name comes from the English words pot and ash, referring to its discovery in the water-soluble fraction of wood ash. It is today principally produced by mining suitable deposits which are found throughout the world. The term has become somewhat ambiguous due to the...

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