Explore the importance and uses of sea weed in agriculture

Seaweed extracts or fertilisers are made from brown seaweeds which are rich in magnesium, zinc, iron, potassium and nitrogen

Benefits of seaweed

Seeds soaked in seaweed extract germinates faster and have a larger root mass

Faster Seed Germination

Improves plant health

It helps in making the plants more resistant to diseases and pests by boosting their immune systems

Improves crop yield

It also stimulates growth by promoting flowering and better fruit set

Improves soil quality

It increases the organic matter in the soil and improves the overall soil consistency and texture

Non toxic

Seaweed-based fertilisers are extracted from organic sources, they are non-toxic and completely safe to use on plants

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