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A full-colour book covering the basics of fertiliser use for healthy soils and profitable agriculture. Includes details on nitrogen, phosphorus and other essential nutrients, chapters on acid soils, testing, choosing and coating fertilisers, and the role of organic fertilisers.

  • The basics
  • Agriculture finds a friend in fertiliser
  • What plants want
  • Acid soils and the pH connection
  • Nitrogen for quality
  • Phosphorus: the wonder drug
  • Other essential nutrients
  • Tests for nutrients
  • Choosing and costing fertilisers
  • Organic fertilisers
  • Fertilisers and soil health
  • Glossary

Title          Fertiliser essentials       
Author(s)                   
Pages          80         
ISBN                   
Catalogue number          B494         
Year of publish          2015         
Publisher          NSW Department of Primary Industries         
Price          $36.00AUD (inc GST)


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    Click here to fill out the order form Cat No.L B494 - Price $36.00 Tocal College, CB Alexander Campus, Paterson NSW 2421