There’s a lot of new terminology in the turf industry and definitions can be sketchy and downright confusing. So, what’s the difference between synthetic fertilizers, organic fertilizers and soil amendments? And where do bionutritional products like Holganix fit?
At the end of the day, the key difference lies in the way the tool affects the plant. Synthetic fertilizers affect plant growth directly while soil amendments affect the plant indirectly (think soil structure and water infiltration). However, organic fertilizers can either directly affect plant growth or can be classified as a soil amendment and therefore affect the plant indirectly. Click the Read More button below for additional information.