Best of all, FoxFarm adds 20 species of beneficial microbes to help convert fertilizers into vital plant food and fight off disease. Tomato & Vegetable is granulated and easy to use, and it provides gentle, slow-release feedings all season long. All of our Peace of Mind« organic fertilizers are specially formulated to replenish the soil, lift the human spirit, and beautify the Earth, naturally. Bring your plants to life! Garden tip: Start applying Tomato & Vegetable as soon as you set out young plants in the spring. Use monthly through harvest time. For established plantings, scatter 1/2 cup for every 2 feet of plant height. Lightly scratch into the top inch of soil and water thoroughly. For especially abundant yields, supplement with our organic liquid fertilizer, Big BloomT.