Plants and minerals

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  • Created on: 26-03-16 19:24

Plants depend on the minerals the soil beneath them provides

This soil can be artificial or natural, the most commmon minerals present in the soil are nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium and magnesium

In cultivated soils, the levels of minerals fall, so farmers add these back using either natural fertilisers (animal manure) or artificial fertilisers ( NPK fertiliser, which contains Nitrogen, Phosphorus


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