In My Grow Show w/ Alex Ep. 80: “Organic Fertilizer” notes

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My notes on “Organic Fertilizers”.

by Alex Robles

Everyone in the cannabis cultivation industry is scrambling to find the perfect “Organic Fertilizer” that’s state approved and will consistently feed a crop.  All fertilizers have their benefits and limits, so pay attention to what you need.  These are just some of my notes on this topic that I’ve taken from different sources.  This is by no means meant to be a complete list of information on this broad topic.  I didn’t add a lot of NPK rations because every product and nutrient source will be different at different times.  I intentionally left out worm castings because I’m a big fan of it and I feel that deserves it’s own entry.

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The Soil Food Web

by Alex Robles

The Soil Food Web (SFW) is an amazing thing to understand, because it helps us see the beautiful complexity in nature.  Without a doubt, It’s not a simple straight line like a food chain is.   In a chain we can easily track the energy from grass to cow to human.  In the SFW there are a lot more complicated relationships between organisms that live and thrive in the soil.   It’s also complicated by the fact that these relationships can change depending on the plants needs.  I hope my explanation of the soil food web helps you understand it a little better.

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