Originally Posted by Tim Wilson
Sorry. It is a little unclear. I just meant that actually most ionic form synthetic fertilizers are not 'produced' by microbes to the best of my knowledge but I possibly I misunderstand your assertion.....but heck it's not very important anyway.
not very important? Ummm... helllllllllllo?
If microbes didn't produce ions (the same exact one's in fertilizers), how is non-soluble organic "fertilizer" made available to plants? Really, please answer this.
K'mon man! It is the very CORE
of what you like so much about the association of plants and soil microbes!