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Definition of Fertilizer

Fertilizer

  1. One who fertilizes; the agent that carries the fertilizing principle, as a moth to an orchid.
  2. That which renders fertile; a general name for commercial manures, as guano, phosphate of lime, etc.

Fertilizer Quotations

People are going to buy cheap fertilizer so they can grow enough crops to feed themselves, which will be increasingly difficult with climate change.
Bill Gates

Two out of every five people on Earth today owe their lives to the higher crop outputs that fertilizer has made possible.
Bill Gates

Agriculture is a business that has been up to its bib overalls in politics since the first Thanksgiving dinner kickback to the Indians for subsidizing Pilgrim maize production with fish head fertilizer grants.
P. J. O'Rourke

The more we pour the big machines, the fuel, the pesticides, the herbicides, the fertilizer and chemicals into farming, the more we knock out the mechanism that made it all work in the first place.
David R. Brower

Failure is good. It's fertilizer. Everything I've learned about coaching, I've learned from making mistakes.
Rick Pitino
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Fertilizer Translations

fertilizer in Dutch is mest
fertilizer in French is fumier, engrais
fertilizer in Portuguese is fertilizante
fertilizer in Spanish is fertilizante

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