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Getting to Know (Manufactured) Fertilisers

The major nutrients in fertilisers are nitrogen (N), phosphorous (P) and potassium (K). These are usually represented as a ratio of N:P:K The percentage of these elements marked on a packet of fertiliser gives you a way of comparing one fertiliser with another but the secondary and trace (minor) elements are also important, as is the availability of the nutrients …

Getting to Know Garden Soil

It’s the most important thing in our gardens.  Without good soil we cannot have good gardens.  The aged and weathered soils of Australia tend to be lacking in nutrients and are often poorly textured, we can help by adding organic matter. Organic matter is an important component of soil, which is also made up of mineral particles, water, air and …