What does DAP mean when talking about fertilizers?

Answer DAP stands for diammonium phosphate. It is used in fertilizers because it temporarily raises the soil pH. DAP is alkaline and has a high pH level, so it is best for soil that has a pH level under 7... Read More »

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Who uses fertilizers?

Fertilizers are used by farmers, horticulturists and household gardeners. According to Nation Master in 2010, Ireland uses more fertilizers than any other country, followed by the Netherlands and E... Read More »

What are fertilizers made of?

Lawn and garden fertilizers contain nitrogen, phosphorous and potassium, and the most prevalent active ingredient of fertilizer is nitrogen. Both organic and chemical fertilizers contain these nutr... Read More »

Do fertilizers have radiation in them?

Fertilizers do contain small amounts of radiation. The nitrogen additives in fertilizer do not produce it, although tiny doses sometimes get detected in phosphorous (phosphate rock) and potassium (... Read More »