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synonyms for fertilizer

  • manure
  • compost
  • dung
  • guano
  • humus
  • maul
  • mulch
  • potash
  • buffalo chips
  • cow chips
  • peat moss
  • plant food
  • top dressing
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How to use fertilizer in a sentence

The best options allow you to simply insert the fertilizer directly into your plant, strengthening it over time.
PLANT FOOD SPIKES TO LEVEL UP YOUR FOLIAGEPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMJANUARY 25, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The emissions are then either stored or sold for other uses, including fertilizer or even to add bubbles found in soda-type drinks.
ELON MUSK IS DONATING $100M TO FIND THE BEST CARBON CAPTURE TECHNOLOGYKIRSTEN KOROSECJANUARY 22, 2021TECHCRUNCH
These are ploughed and injected with a mixture of water, natural fertilizer and cereal seeds as it passes.
FUTURE CITIES: NEW CHALLENGES MEAN WE NEED TO REIMAGINE THE LOOK OF URBAN LANDSCAPESNICK DUNNDECEMBER 18, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
The steady march of higher yields was achieved by using large quantities of fertilizers and pesticides, as well as by discarding local crop varieties that were deemed unfavorable.
TECHNOLOGY CAN HELP US FEED THE WORLD, IF WE LOOK BEYOND PROFITKATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
In this field, and many others like it, the ground had been prepared by a machine, the seedlings transplanted by a machine, and the pesticides and fertilizers applied by a machine.
HOW TECHNOLOGY MIGHT FINALLY START TELLING FARMERS THINGS THEY DIDN’T ALREADY KNOWKATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
It is far more industrial and globalized, and in much of the world it yields many times more crops per acre of land, thanks to new fertilizers, pesticides, and seed varieties.
BLESSED ARE THE HUNGRY? NOT YETKATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
In one rice-farming village in Guangdong province, farmers did that and over time noticed that their soil was just not as fertile anymore, that they had to keep using more and more fertilizer.
“HE PUT QR-CODED WRISTBANDS ON EACH OF THE CHICKENS”KATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Rural communities like Lowndes County might benefit from a tank that extracts nitrogen and phosphorous to be used as fertilizer.
BATTLING AMERICA’S ‘DIRTY SECRET’SARAH KAPLANDECEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
In the early 1900s, the Haber-Bosch process was harnessed to capture nitrogen from the air and turn it into fertilizer at an unprecedented scale.
WHY PEOPLE STILL STARVE IN AN AGE OF ABUNDANCEBOBBIE JOHNSONDECEMBER 17, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
They weren’t problems with clear implications for real world applications, such as figuring out how to create more efficient fertilizer manufacturing processes or better batteries.
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WORDS RELATED TO FERTILIZER

  • fertilizer
  • humus
  • leaf mold
  • soil conditioner
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