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fertilizers
Subject Category
F Plant Science and Plant Products
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
Any organic or inorganic material of natural or synthetic origin which is added to soil to provide nutrients, including nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium, necessary to sustain plant growth.
Definition Source
Agriculture Fact Book, USDA
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5568.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5568
Used For
fertilisers
Broader Term
soil management
Narrower Term
biofertilizers
compound fertilizers
liquid fertilizers
mineral fertilizers
organic fertilizers
slow-release fertilizers
starter fertilizers
Related Term
agrochemicals
fertilizer industry
fertilizer technology
fertilizer use reduction
soil treatment
Spanish
fertilizantes
Term Number
5568