Vegetable

Many consumers don’t know that a plant cannot utilize the common N-P-K (Nitrogen, Phosphorus and Potassium) analysis that most commercial fertilizers provide if these micro-nutrients are not present. Plants need the same nutrients we do, but they cannot get them if they’re not in the...

Many growers think that the ugly issue pictured right is a disease, when in fact it is a calcium- [caption id="attachment_1902" align="alignright" width="254"] https://burke.ces.ncsu.edu/2014/07/blossom-end-rot-a-fixable-tomato-problem/[/caption] deficiency or blossom-end rot. Tomatoes need calcium and available water to prevent blossom-end rot. Unfortunately, many of those same growers will be tricked into...