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  • Students will be exposed to the basic concepts needed for proper fertilization.

  • Students will read about the nutrients necessary for proper plant growth.

Plants need food in addition to soil, water and sun. This part of the website exposes students to the nutrients needed, and the way that we provide them to plants through fertilization. Looking at a bag of fertilizer tells what nutrients are present, and students can learn about percentages.

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