What is the difference between manure and fertilisers?
Plant or animal origin
Chemical synthesized or manufactured
Organic in nature
Inorganic in nature
Supply organic matter
Supply inorganic matter
May or may not be readily available
Supply all the primary nutrients including Micronutrient
Supply specific type of nutrients one, two or three. micro nutrients may or may not be present
Improves physical condition of soil
Do not improve the physical condition of soil
No bad effect when applied in large quantities.
Adverse effect on plant whenever there is deficiency or excessive application
manures- they r prepared from organic waste and dead leaves. they r totally natural and prepared in feilds . it makes the soil pores and increase water retaition capacity.
fertilisers-they r artificilly made in feilds . made of certain harmful chemicals . eccesive use can destroy soil fertility ad can cause soil corrosion. it gives many nutrients such as -phosphorus,
manures-environment friendly fertilisers--not environment friendly
---rich in organic material not rich in organic material
---long term benefit short term benefit
----good water holding capacity not good---benefit
----not easily soluble in water easily soluble in water
----increases humus and soil decreases
---do not kill friendly bacteria kill them
---part of low cost farming high cost farming
---not nutrient specific nutrient specific
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