Plant Nutrition Management In The Garden

Apply only the nutrientsplants can use. In your gardenOptimal plant growth requires 16 vital nutrients broken down into two categories, Macronutrients, and Micronutrients: Macronutrients: calcium (Ca), carbon (C), hydrogen (H), magnesium (Mg), nitrogen (N), oxygen (O), phosphorus (P), potassium (K), sulfur (S) Micronutrients/trace minerals: boron (B), chlorine (Cl), copper (Cu), iron (Fe), manganese (Mn), molybdenum (Mo), zinc (Zn) Nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium (NPK) are primary Macronutrients. Vegetative growth connects with nitrogen, flowering and fruiting with phosphorus, and durability and disease resistance with potassium. Large amounts of primary macronutrients are needed.  Hence the reason these numbers are the ones represented on fertilizer bags.The Secondary...

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How to Freeze Bananas

What do you do with your overripe bananas? Do you throw them away or let them sit on your counter until they attract fruit flies? Sometimes as inexpensive as bananas are people let them go to waste. Well, not anymore! With some quick work, and some standard kitchen tools you can freeze bananas at their peak ripeness. Once frozen they can be used later in smoothies, ice cream, bread, or any other banana recipes. The key to great banana recipes is to use fully ripened bananas. Why? When bananas are fully ripe they are so sweet and the perfect texture.Bananas...

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