Each contains billions of live bacteria that are essential in the nitrogen fixating process of garden legume plants. These bacteria, when properly placed in the root zone area of the soil, will actively convert atmospheric nitrogen into a useable form for the plant. Therefore, enabling the plant to produce its own organic source of nitrogen, leading to more lush vine growth and ultimately greater yields. Prepare a slurry by mixing the contents of the packet with cool, clean water. Pour this slurry mixture over the correct weight of seed and mix thoroughly making sure that all the seeds are evenly coated. Treats 50# of seeds. Expires 12/2019.