The application of nitrogenous manure to a plant causes vigorous vegetative growth.
Nitrogenous manure for plants
For a better vegetative growth and yield the nitrogenous manure is used. The nitrogenous fertilizer industry includes the production of synthetic ammonia, nitric acid, ammonium nitrate, and urea.
- There are primarily two forms of N in manure : inorganic (ammonium) N and organic N.
- Organic fertilizers that are high in nitrogen include urea , which is derived from urine, feathers, dried blood and blood meal.
- Ammoniacal fertilizers contain the nutrient nitrogen in the form of ammonium or ammonia.
- Nitrate fertilizers contain the nitrogen in the form of NO3