Difference Between Complete and Balanced Fertilizer - Knowledgebase Question

Streamwood, Il
Question by ronmeinhardt
July 1, 2009
What is the difference between complete and balanced fertilizers?

Answer from NGA
July 1, 2009


Complete fertilizers contain all three of the major nutrients - nitrogen, phosphorous and potassium. Balanced fertilizers contain equal amounts of these nutrients. An example is 10-10-10.

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