Silicon’s impact on soil fertility

Soil has a vast amount of silicon, but does the silicon help your production?

Silicon is the second most abundant element in the earth at about 28% of the crust (behind oxygen at 46%). Even with this massive amount, the majority of that silicon is not available to plants. Though silicon has not been defined as an essential substance, it may have been overlooked as essential since it is difficult to have a growing situation without silicon present in either soil or hydroponically. For the complete story click the download link below.