Basic Soil Mix Recipe

- 3 numbers mean how much N-P-K is in the feed  Start with: 2 gallons of good organic soil mix, fox farm is a good choice in most cases 2 gallons of Perlite 2 gallons of worm castings (local garden shops will have some or know of a place) Additives 1-2 cups of perfered( and costly) feed. You want roughly a 5-5-5 feed. Bags will have these 3 numbers on them.  1/2-1 cup of sand ( green sand perfered) 1 cup of crushed Oyster Shells 1/4-1/2 of Dolomite Lime 1/4-1/2 cup of Blood Meal 1/2-1 cup of bulb food (3-8-8) 1/2 cup of powered Gypsum 2-4 cups of Manure  Additives For Vegetation  1/2 cup Blood Meal (12-8-2/ N-P-K) 1/2 bone meal 1/2 cup kelp meal 1/2 cup bird guano 1/2 feather meal Additives for Flowering  1/4 cup feather meal 1/4 cup bulb food (3-8-8)  1/4 cup bone meal 1/2 cup kelp Very Basic Soil Mix 70% Fox Farm Ocean Forest and then10% Perlite10% Vermiculite10% spagnuhm peat moss  ...
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Plant Killers

Common insects that hurt and may kill your indoor plants as well as outdoors are thrips, mites, whiteflies, fungus gnats, budworms, and caterpillars. Mites are mostly seen in indoor grow rooms. While outdoor growers generally find that leaf-eating insects like caterpillars and budworms are their most threatening insect pests. Mites are tiny, mobile, and vicious. They travel from grow room to grow room . From the bodies and clothes of people who have come in contact with mites or were in other grow rooms. Mites live in nature as well as on dogs. Approximately 65% of indoor grow rooms are infected with mites. Mites puncture leaves and feed on plant juices. Thrips Thrips are larger than Spider Mites with a more linear body shape. They feed on leaves and create white to yellowish marks on them.However the marks are closly together and solidly discolored than those left by mites. Thrips also leave black fecal debris on leaves. Spider mite Spider mites are common...
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