Folks in West, Texas, knew living so close to a fertilizer plant was a ‘bad idea.’
Those loans are supposed to help farmers buy seed and fertilizer, and float the long period between sowing and harvest.
So the candidate stood up on the fertilizer mound and gave his speech.
This isn't the first time that a fertilizer plant has exploded.
When it was harvested en masse, it was frequently ground up as fertilizer.
The use of a fertilizer pays best when the conditions are such that the plants can avail themselves of it in the fullest degree.
The menhaden-catch of the North Atlantic is converted into fertilizer.
After planting, the trees received frequent cultivation and a uniform application of one pound of 10-6-4 fertilizer.
fertilizer manufactured from the refuse is an incidental product.
As the coffee tree grows older, it requires a larger supply of fertilizer.
Any of a large number of natural and synthetic materials, including manure and compounds containing nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium, spread on or worked into soil to increase its capacity to support plant growth. Synthetic fertilizers can greatly increase the productivity of soil but have high energy costs, since fossil fuels are required as a source of hydrogen, which is necessary to fix nitrogen in ammonia.