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Russell_PTA

Perkins, Oklahoma

I keep hearing about daily spoon feeding. how much are you actually giving? I'm super new to all of this. Right now all i have is some 10-30-20 and some ammonium nitrate. I realize I'm not optimizing this, but all I had were some generic seeds and an enthusiastic 5 year old :).

8/2/2020 1:35:11 AM

baitman

Central Illinois

If your soil nutrients were correct at the beginning of the season possible 1 tsp per day for 1000 sqft, if you have a fruit that is growing well switch to a fertilizer low in N medium in P higher in K

8/2/2020 5:41:41 AM

Russell_PTA

Perkins, Oklahoma

Thanks. I didn't do a soil test this year, but plan on getting one this fall and planting a cover crop.

8/3/2020 12:18:12 AM

Engel's Great Pumpkins and Carvings

Menomonie, WI (mail@gr8pumpkin.net)

I recommend untested soils use a water soluble tomato fertilizer, Cal/Mag or UREA Mate

8/3/2020 7:33:33 AM

Russell_PTA

Perkins, Oklahoma

Thanks for the help. We are running very late, but about to pollinate. I'll look into those

8/4/2020 12:49:23 AM

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