fertilizing seedlings - Knowledgebase Question

Mokena, Il
Question by smallie007
March 27, 2010
My seeds are just starting to sprout. when do you recommend adding a liquid fertilizer to the soil and approximately how many times should it be applied? What organic liquid fertilizer would you recommend?

Answer from NGA
March 27, 2010


Seedlings can fed themselves up until their first set of true leaves appear. Once they do you can feed with a fish emulsion (diluted according to label directions for seedlings). Feed again in about 4 weeks. Best wishes with your seedlings.

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