Potato Fertilizer - Knowledgebase Question

Brooklyn, WI
Question by spodach
January 16, 2000
What is the best fertilizer to use for growing potatoes?


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Answer from NGA
January 16, 2000

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Use a balanced fertilizer such as 10-10-10. If your soil is deficient in phosphorous, you might also want to incorporate bone meal into the planting hole, as all root crops benefit from phosphorous. Potatoes can also benefit from a side dressing of fertilizer when they begin to flower.

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