How and When to Fertilize Your Vegetable Garden We use fertilizer to make our plants grow better, but when is the best time to apply fertilizer? And howmuch of what kind of fertilizer do we apply? In one page, we’ll cover the basics of using fertilizers in your garden.
N-P-K Ratio: What Do The Numbers On Fertilizer Mean? Fertilizer terms can be confusing. What is the N-P-K? What are nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium? Let us take the guesswork out of fertilizing. We’ll explain the N-P-K ratio and what those numbers on fertilizers mean.