Phosphate: the unknown crisis in agriculture: Mohamed Hijri at TEDxUdeM

Hello. I’m going to start with a question: Is anyone familiar with the blue algae problem? Okay, so most of you are. I think we can all agree it’s a serious issue. Nobody wants to drink blue-algae contaminated water, or swim in a blue-algae infested lake…right? I hope you won’t be disappointed, but today I […]

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Nile Fertile as a base fertilizer for potato in salt affected soil. Ahmed Al Saudi

we have grown this land where soil is somewhat alkaline with a pH of 8.5 after we planted, I have taken a soil sample for analysis I found the pH 7.8 which is closer to neutral after we applied “Nile Fertile” here I noticed the following; symmetry in seedling emergence of potatoes all of it […]

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Luis Herrera-Estrella (Langebio) Part 3: An environmentally friendly phosphorus fertilization system

Hi. I am Luis Herrera-Estrella. I’m the Director of the National Laboratory of Genomics for Biodiversity in Irapuato, Mexico. This institute belongs to the Center for Research and Advanced Studies that has its main campus in Mexico City. So, in sections 1 and 2, I’ve been talking about plant nutrition and how important phosphorous is […]

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Is Tom Barr wrong?? Plant Growth, Fertilization, and Liebig’s Law of the Minimum.

Hey folks, NickMach007 here again, this time for a much less depressing topic. So dry your eyes and grab a pen and a notepad, cause science is back with an attitude and he’s climbing in your windows, he’s snatching your people up, so ya’ll need to hide your kids, hide your wife, and hide your […]

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Why We Don’t Use Synthetic Fertilizers

Over the years, we’ve found that compost, worm castings, nitrogen fixing cover crops, and green manures provide more than enough nutrients for our garden to thrive. Today I’ll talk about why we prefer these organic practices over the use of synthetic fertilizers. Like last week’s leaves versus rock dust comparison, I’ll evaluate these two approaches […]

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Why I Never Fertilize My Vegetable Garden and Get Better Results without it

Alright! This is John Kohler with growingyourgreens.com. Today we have another exciting episode for you coming at you from your front yard garden. And what we’re going to do today is give you guys my view on fertilizers. So many of you guys know that, you know John, if you plant a garden, you got […]

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