SILICON IN AGRICULTURE SOCIETY

The International Society for Silicon in Agriculture and Related Disciplines (ISSAG) is a unifying body that provides leadership, mentoring, and science based information from the scientific community on silicon in

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SILICON AND STRAWBERRY LEAF-HAIRS

The application of a silicon product from Orion Future Technology on strawberry plants was found to increase the length and density of leaf-hairs, thereby making it more difficult for fungal

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NATURAL PLANTING

Readers will find a file on themes associated with wild flowers (herbaceous perennials) in the context of natural planting. Why sow wild flower seeds pdf See also main menu ‘Environmental

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WILD SPECIES VERSUS GARDEN PLANTS

Private gardens constitute an important reservoir of biodiversity but this can be improved by putting aside an area in which to sow native wildflower species. The vegetation that arises from

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CALCIUM SILICATE FROM WASTE GLASS

Australian company, Advanced Plant Nutrition, supplies a silicon product called Maxsil made from grinding waste glass into very small spherical granules together with certain additives. It is certified for use

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POTS FROM RECYCLED PLASTIC

Several companies now market pots made 100% from recycled consumer plastic waste (that goes into the yellow garbage bags) as opposed to industrial plastic waste. These pots are blue in

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