16 Essential Soil Nutrients

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Plants make their own food (sugars) through photosynthesis but they also need nutrients to grow. These nutrients/minerals  come mostly from the soil. There are 16 of them. The chart lists the nutrients and highlights them on the periodic table of elements. There is a the good way to remember them. Use the mnemonic, a memory aid located at the bottom of  the chart.

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