Typical Nitrogenous Fertilizers & Their Importance
Most of the Nitrogenous fertilizers are synthetic products obtained by neutralizing acids with alkalis. In these fertilizers Nitrogen is present either as ammonium ions (NH4+), amide ions (NH2-), or nitrate ions (NO3-). All the nitrogenous fertilizers are soluble in water and are readily available to plants. These fertilizers are important because:
These fertilizers supply nitrogen to the plants or soil.