Foliar Nutrient

Business / Agriculture / Foliar Nutrient: Any liquid substance applied directly to the foliage of a growing plant for the purpose of delivering an essential nutrient in an immediately available form.

Nutrients

Health / Fitness / Nutrients: Components found in foods such as proteins, carbohydrates, minerals, vitamins and water, and help to nourish the body, promoting energyand growth. MORE

Organic Nutrients

Science / Marine Biology / Organic Nutrients: Nutrients in the form of molecules synthesized by or originating from other organisms MORE

Primary Macronutrients

Science / Biology / Primary Macronutrients: Elements that plants require in relatively large quantities: nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium. MORE

Secondary Macronutrients

Science / Biology / Secondary Macronutrients: Elements that plants require in relatively small quantities: calcium, magnesium, and sulfur. MORE

Nutrient Pollution

Business / Agriculture / Nutrient Pollution: Contamination by excessive inputs of nutrient: a primary cause of eutrophication of surface waters, in which excess nutrients, usually nitrogen or phosphorus, stimulate algal growth. Sources of nutrie MORE

Nutrient Cycling

Science / Marine Biology / Nutrient Cycling: The pattern of transfer of nutrients between the components of a food web MORE

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