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Old 02-10-2013, 11:04 PM   #1
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new to dry fert(dosing my 72 bow)


hello all

Im recieving the following dry ferts tomorrow:

kno3
k2so4,
kh2po4,
CSM+B
10% iron cause my PH is 6.6
GH booster.

Giving that im off thursday and fridays, fridays is my sunday :

friday = 50% water changes, GH booster 1/2 Tsp
Saturday = 3/4 Tsp-KN03,3/16 Tsp-KH2P04 , 1/4 Tsp k2so4
sunday = 3/16Tsp-Trace, 1/4 Tsp Iron
monday = 3/4 Tsp-KN03,3/16 Tsp-KH2P04, 1/4 Tsp k2so4,
tuesday = 3/16Tsp-Trace 1/4 Tsp Iron
wednesday=3/4 Tsp-KN03,3/16 Tsp-KH2P04 1/4 Tsp k2so4
thursday= 3/16Tsp-Trace, 1/4 Iron Tsp


Is this correct?
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Old 02-11-2013, 12:19 AM   #2
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Looks correct to me.
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Old 02-11-2013, 12:59 AM   #3
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Looks like a great start. Do that for a month or two and adjust if the plants tell you too. I pretty much follow that except for my PO4, I do almost triple the very calculator's values.
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Old 02-11-2013, 01:08 AM   #4
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yes!!! I feel smarter already ......

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