* Equivalent units: 1.0 lb = 454 g = 16 oz; 1.0 oz = 28.38 g.
The equation for calculating the amount of fertilizer to mix in 100 gallons of water is shown below:
ppm of desired element ÷ percent of element × 0.75 = oz/100 gal.
Hardy DH, Tucker MR, Stokes CE. 2014. Crop fertilization based on North Carolina soil tests. Raleigh (NC): North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Agronomic Division. Circular No. 1.
January 10, 2014
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