Benefits of NPK Fertilizer

Nov 2 08:29 2016 Abhijit Phalke Print This Article

To know the benefits of Npk fertilizers we will have to go back to the basics of the earth. This information is essential for farmers and even individuals who grow plants in their lawns and gardens. Why is Npk so important element of gardening and also growing crops for professional farmers? We read the labels and instructions to help you to get the best out of the crop.



Focus on the agricultural industry


This sector needs Npk the most. To understand the dna of a plant one will need to know the basics of what they need for growth in the best conditions. Soils may not have all that is needed. Often due to extended cultivation,Guest Posting the elements in the soil also are deleted. They need to be put back into the earth. It is done naturally with the help of fertilizers.  Knowing them and how they work is essential for every reaper-professional or individual. Npk fertilizers have three main compounds-nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium. The ratio of three compounds has been developed to help the soil get back its strength. The plants are also sprayed with the fertilizers containing them. If they are unable to absorb the necessary nutrients from the earth then they can be fed directly. The three compounds help in the following ways:


  1. Nitrogen –aids rapid plant growth, increases the seed production capacity and makes the leaves grow stronger. All forage crops need this compound. It is a part of chlorophyll, which gives the green color. It is also required for photosynthesis.
  2. Phosphorus- this is another key element that is needed in the process of photosynthesis. The sugar, starch and oils of the plants are made stronger with it. It helps in the solar energy conversion to chemical energy. It is very important for the root strength and eventually the bloom of the plant.
  3. Potassium- the formation of the fruit in plants is done by this compound. It gives protein content to the plant. Given in good measure, the plant remains disease free.


How benefits are accrued with Npk


A gardener or a farmer will need to know how much protection the plants will require while growing and what is the best time to introduce fertilizers. While many growers pay attention to mulches, organic matter manure, fertilizers take a back seat. Some chemicals like Nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium play an important part in covering the deficiency of the soil and the seedlings. They can be seen as perfect supplements to aid plant growth. To get the benefits you will need to read the label of the fert. If it states 15-30-15 it signifies the ratio/composition of the three chemicals. This indicates that it is best suited to flowering plants. If you need it for the lawn or garden then the proportion is 1-1-1. If you see a label 1-1-1 then it is a multi-purpose fert.


Other nutrients like calcium, protein, iron and magnesium are also required by plants in small quantities. However, Npk holds forth for good quality production.


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 Abhijit Phalke
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Trans Agro India is a leading manufacturers, distributors and suppliers of water soluble and straight fertilizer. We are committed to deliver best quality Agri inputs over the years. Our strength and slogan “Our Motto is Farmers Satisfaction and improve their financial condition”. We toiled and moiled to embark on a platform which would give an umbrella protection to our esteemed customers. Contact us for best quality water soluble and straight fertilizer in India. 

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