Pesticides & Fertilizers in Ponds?

Answer The presence of pesticides and fertilizers in your pond can be a serious issue, especially if you have fish or sensitive aquatic plants. Ponds are delicate ecosystems, and keeping them in balance c... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Pesticides & Fertilizers in Ponds

Do commercial fertilizers usually have pesticides in them?

Commercial fertilizers do not normally contain pesticides. The primary ingredients in commercial fertilizer are nitrogen, phosphorous and potassium. If the product contains a pesticide, it should b... Read More »

Organic Fertilizers & Pesticides?

The news media and Internet have made Americans more aware then ever of the dangers posed to public and environmental health by synthetic pesticides and fertilizers. Water algae blooms, development... Read More »

What is the difference between fertilizers and pesticides?

Fertilizers are materials designed to feed (provide) nutrients to plants. They come in liquid and dry forms, fast and slow release, inorganic and organic, and so on.Pesticides are materials designe... Read More »

Harmful Effects of Fertilizers & Pesticides?

The benefits of using fertilizers and pesticides to keep crops healthy are the driving force behind the widespread use of these treatments. Curtailing blights, disease, insects and malnourishment, ... Read More »