chemical incompatibilities

How to Avoid Chemical Incompatibilities for Growers and Farmers

At any given time of the year, growers apply numerous products to their crops to keep them healthy and address nutritional deficiencies, disease or pests. …

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Nitrogen

Biomin N: Commercial Nitrogen That Won’t Harm the Environment and Waterways

Commercial Nitrogen Application is About to Change New Zealand is currently facing an ecological turning point. The Ministry for the Environment released statistics that show …

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Foliar application, magnesium, commercial crops, roots shoots and fruits, biomin

Foliar Application of Magnesium: Need to Knows

It is widely known that Magnesium is fundamental to the growth of every crop and is required at every stage of the phenological cycle. It …

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Magnesium, home garden, home grown, produce, plant nurtients

Using Magnesium in Your Home Garden

Magnesium is an essential nutrient for plants. It performs a key role in photosynthesis and plants cannot grow without it. Plants that are deficient in …

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Home grower, Fruit, Potassium, Sweeter Fruit

Why Every Home-Grower of Fruit Should Use Potassium

Have you ever wondered how some people grow juicy, sweet, brightly-coloured fruit and yet others seem to be small, anaemic-looking and lack flavour? Introducing the STAR …

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Potassium grapes

Pre-harvest Potassium for the Sweetest Fruit

Yes, Potassium is an essential nutrient for the growth of all plants, ESPECIALLY at maturation for increasing sugars / Brix levels prior to harvest (for …

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Perfect Christmas Harvest Calcium Gardening Summer

Perfect Your Christmas Gardening Harvest

December: the beginning of summer, Christmas, and a season of intense garden growth! Gardening devotees will know that summer can bring rapid plant growth; but …

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Calcium fertilizer

Glycine Chelated Calcium Compared With Calcium Chloride Fertilizer On Fruit Health

Many times during the phenological cycle, especially during cell division, growers apply Calcium; historically there has been a wide use of Calcium Chloride. The grower …

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tomato crop

Why use a multi-mineral booster in your home garden?

If we are what we eat… then I aim to be healthy, robust, plentiful and full of flavour – just like the fruits and veggies …

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Why a multi-mineral boost can be an easy step in maintaining the health of your crops.

Multi-mineral fertilisers are a fantastic choice for growers wanting an all-in-one style approach to balancing nutrients and encouraging healthy crops. They help to replenish lost …

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Soil Food: An Organic Guide to Early-Season Planting

Soil Food: An Organic Guide to Early-Season Planting

Planting the seed for (gardening) success starts before the seed.  The foundations for a healthy, organic garden begins with the soil. Taking the time to …

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Improve Storage and Shelf Life of Avocados After Picking with Calcium and Good Bacteria

  Calcium and Nitrogen levels play an essential role in the firmness and storage life of your fruit after picking. Glycine Chelated Calcium applications applied …

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