Organic Fertilizers

How to read fertilizer numbers (also known as NPK):  Ex 10-8-6 The first number represents the percentage of nitrogen, so in this case 10%.  The second number represents the amount of phosphorous, so in this case 8%, and the third number represents the amount of potassium, which in this example is 6%.
What do nitrogen, phosphorous, and potassium do for your plants?
Nitrogen helps promote green, leafy growth, phosphorous helps promote root development, fruit, and flowers, and potassium serves to improve overall plant health by regulating growth and root development which helps with resilience to disease, drought, pests, and harsh temperatures.
 

Nutrients                Suitability              Application

Alfalfa Pellets

Alfalfa Pellets

Bulk bin
20 kg


3% Nitrogen
Contains natural growth promoters and is rich in trace minerals.

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Alfalfa Meal

Bulk bin
20 kg

3% Nitrogen
Contains natural growth promoters and is rich in trace minerals.

Good for roses, vegetables etc.

3-5 lbs per 100 sq. ft before planting and can be side-dressed. Use during spring.

3-5 lbs per 100 sq. ft before planting and can be side-dressed. Use during spring

Good for roses, vegetables etc.

5-10 lbs per 100 sq ft.  Mineralizes soil and improves structure, apply up to twice a year.

5-2-1

It is slightly acidic so it is well suited for blueberries, strawberries, azaleas, rhododendrons, and other acid loving plants.

2.5-5 lbs per 100 sq. ft. for new garden beds.

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Rock Dust (glacial)

Bulk bin
22.7 kg

High in Potash

Promotes rooting growth for fruiting plants.

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Rock Phosphate

Bulk bin
22.7 kg

3% available phosphate, 30% total phosphate.

Good for all plants.

5-10 lbs per 100 sq ft. spring and fall.  Stable, long-lasting source of phosphorus.

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Soya Meal

Bulk bin
20 kg

High in Nitrogen.

Good for all plants.

Stable, long-lasting source of nitrogen.

Cottonseed Meal
22.7 kg

Blood Meal

Blood Meal

Bulk bin
20 kg

15-1.3-0.7

Lawn, garden, and landscape use.

2 lbs per 100 sq. ft every 2-3 months during growing season or as desired.  Work into the soil.

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Bone Meal

Bulk bin
8 kg
22.7 kg

3-22-0

A long lasting and slow release fertilizer.

All vegetables, especially peas and beans.  Excellent for bulbs.

5 lbs per 100 sq ft spring and fall.  One application at planting time. 

Borden's Organic Mix Fertilizer

Borden's Organic Mix

Bulk bin
10 kg
20 kg

4-2-2

Contains trace minerals.

Ingredients:

Soya meal, canola meal, blood meal, rock phosphate, bone meal, kelp meal, dolomite lime, and alfalfa meal.

All plants.

5 lbs per 100 sq. ft Apply up to twice a year.

Canola Meal

Canola Meal

Bulk bin
20 kg

6-3-4

All plants.

5 lbs per 50 sq.ft. Lasts 4-6 months in the soil.

Corn Gluten Meal

Corn Gluten Meal
Bulk bin
22.7 kg

9.6-0-0

Plants that require a decent amount of nitrogen.

10 lbs per 1000 sq ft. Breaks down slowly.

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Diatomaceous Earth
Bulk bin
22.7 kg

N/A

Any soil environment.

Improves water retention, better plant structure, prevents drought.

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Dolomite Lime

Bulk bin
25 lbs fine
50 lbs granular

21% Calcium

13% Magnesium

50% Calcium Carbonate

38% Magnesium Carbonate

Lawns, gardens.

50 lbs per 5000 sq.ft Reduces acidity. Corrects pH.  

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Dolopril

Bulk bin

22.7 kg

20% Calcium

10% Magnesium

Lawns, gardens.

50 lbs per 4004 sq.ft Reduces acidity. Corrects pH.

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Fish Meal
3 kg
22.7 kg

N/A

Provides some nitrogen and phosphorous.

Nutrient rich, slow release, soil amendment for use during planting.

2.5-5 lbs per 100 sq. ft.

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Gaia Green 4-4-4

2kg

10 kg
20 kg

4-4-4

All plants.

18.4 lbs per 500 sq ft for gardens and landscaped areas and 6 lbs per 1000 sq ft for turf.

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Green Sand

Bulk bin

22.7 kg

7% Potash, 22 added minerals.

Excellent for all plants.

Use 5-10 lbs per 100 sq.ft up to twice a year.  Helps break up clay soil. Helps sandy soil retain moisture.

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Kelp Meal

Bulk bin

22.7 kg

5% Potash, 62 trace minerals.

Excellent for all plants.

Use at 3 lbs per 100 sq.ft during spring.  Strengthens plants, makes resistant to temperature and disease. Increases vegetable harvest.

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Magnesium Sulphate

(Epsom Salt)

Bulk bin

22.7 kg agricultural grade

22.7 kg human grade

N/A

Good in all applications, including roses.

Boosts seed germination, increases nutrient absorption, corrects magnesium deficiency.

Meat Meal

Bulk bin  

10 kg

20 kg

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5-12-20

All purpose, particularly suited to fruiting and flowering plants.

N/A

Azomite

20 kg

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Trace Minerals

1.8% Calcium

0.5% Magnesium

Re-mineralizes soil and improves root systems, yields, and quality.

OMRI Listed

1 kg per 100 sq. m

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Zeolite

10 kg
22.7 kg

N/A

Trace Minerals

Volcanic minerals that improve soil structure and improved drainage in clay soil.  It also helps to retain nitrogen and increase yields.

Application rates can vary, 20 kg per 108 sq. ft.