Latest Soil pH Stories

2014-07-09 23:03:23

The growing population and the resultant need for food, along with the growing environmental and health concerns, are fueling the global demand for water soluble fertilizers.

2013-07-16 23:24:55

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2011-10-07 07:00:00

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2010-07-30 13:34:53

Some trees growing in nutrient-poor forest soil may get what they need by cultivating specific root microbes to create compounds they require.

2010-01-03 08:00:56

Australian scientists have announced the world’s first successful large-scale restoration of a coastal wetland being devastated by acid runoff.

2009-09-02 10:21:22

Results of the first study evaluating the use of human urine mixed with wood ash as a fertilizer for food crops has found that the combination can be substituted for costly synthetic fertilizers to produce bumper crops of tomatoes without introducing any risk of disease for consumers.

2009-01-14 09:05:59

For the first time, a comprehensive digital soil map of sub-Saharan Africa is going to be made and released to the public.

2008-08-03 09:00:11

Q. You recently had a question on Moses in the cradle. Since I have grown that plant for nearly 20 years, I've found that it is winter-hardy in my Virginia Beach yard. A clump of them in each corner of my tropical garden in full sun comes back every year.

2008-07-24 03:00:35

By Eyras, M C Defosse, G E; Dellatorre, F Seaweed (fresh, dry) or its products (extracts, composts, soil conditioners) have been long used in agriculture to enhance plant growth and productivity.

2008-07-24 03:00:35

By Brinton, William F Evans, Eric; Blewett, Craig Boron (B) is a trace element essential to crop growth in small soil concentrations (0.2-1.5ppm), yet may produce plant toxicity symptoms readily as the amount in the soil solution increases over 2ppm.

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