Sources of Nutrients

Segment: 7. Soils & Plant Nutrition, Standard: Develop a fertilization plan using the results of an analysis and evaluation of nutritional requirements and environmental conditions. (Pathway II.A.1)

Description

Identify organic and synthetic nutrients used in plant propagation. Organic: limestone, potash, phosphorite, manure, blood meal, bone meal, green manure crops, compost, worm castings, etc. Synthetic: ammonium nitrate, ammonium phosphate, superphosphate, potassium sulfate, etc.

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Teaching Methods

Brainstorming, Lecture Discussion, Case Study, Field Trip, Resource People

Tags: agriculture food and natural resources education, curriculum

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