"Silicon (Si) has long been known to provide beneficial effects on soil and plant growth."
"There is a significant collection of scientific literature that supports the beneficial effects of Si when incorporated into agricultural practices on a wide variety of crops… The application of Si derived from natural silicates has been shown to reduce the effects of environmental stresses on a plant as well as make more efficient use of soil and fertilizer nutrients such as nitrogen and phosphorous."
Silicon and its Role in Crop Production: A LITERATURE REVIEW. PATRICK MCGINNITY, PHD. Planttuff.com (2015).Read More