As one can see an application of 2/lt ha of Seastar-F has increased the mean head weight of lettuce from... Continue reading seastar-f on lettuce
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Carnation is a mainstream cut flower, with significant production in India, Japan, China and South Korea. Dr Terry Mabbett reports.... Continue reading growing carnations
Plant nutrients work best together in unison To maximise crop yields a wide spectrum of nutrients needs to be... Continue reading help maximise crop yields with omex mds
Wondering how to get your parsley crop to thrive? Check out the excellent results from an OMEX program of Bio... Continue reading omex delivers big smiles
Using a combined program of OMEX foliar fertilizers on this green bean crop in Mexico shows great results. Combining mineral... Continue reading great green bean results!
Dr Terry Mabbett explains the system that can help African rice farmers ensure complete nutrients for the crop. Feeding rice... Continue reading feeding rice through the foliage
This succulent strawberry was grown in Mexico and owes its firmness, storability and colour to applications of CalMax Gold. CalMax... Continue reading superb strawberries
Nitrogen deficient highbush blueberry branches (right) Nitrogen stress has a major impact on development of the whole plant, leading to... Continue reading can you identify this deficiency?
Form Taken up as ionic Mn2+ and Mn3+, Manganese links with Iron to maintain photosynthesis and cell activity. Function Manganese... Continue reading problems with manganese deficiency?
Form Taken up as both Phosphate, HPO4, and Phosphite H2PO3- Phosphorous (P) is essential for energy transfer, cell division and... Continue reading essential role of phosphorous in plants
Foliar feeding has many benefits, but not just to the plant, farmer and end consumer, but environmentally too. Environmental Benefits... Continue reading go green with omex !!
Zinc is the most deficient micronutrient in the soil worldwide. It has been estimated that 49% of the world’s agriculturally... Continue reading why zinc application is necessary
Boron deficiency affects a range of crops including root crops, oil seeds, cotton, vines, field brassicas and other vegetables. The... Continue reading the importance of boron for crop health
Form Taken up as ionic Mg2+ Magnesium is essential for chlorophyll and sugar formation, playing a central role in maintaining... Continue reading why magnesium is important to your crops…
Latest on blueberry cultivation from Dr Terry Mabbett. Cultivated blueberry is very much a 20th-century phenomenon. Before the early 1900’s... Continue reading blueberry – supercharged calcium for a super fruit
Cocoa: Background Yields are traditionally low due to: Old varieties Poor husbandry Root damage in wet season Heavy mulch from... Continue reading improve quality & yield of cocoa beans with folicao
Iron plays an important role in respiratory and photosynthetic reactions. Iron deficiency occurs especially in calcareous, alkaline soils (pH higher... Continue reading iron deficiency & its importance
OMEX Quad 14 provides soluble calcium to the plant to prevent deficiencies associated with this element which usually occur during... Continue reading prevent calcium deficiency & reduce stress with quad 14
Assam, India, 2009 Mature trees (over 5 years old) Rates are per litre of foliar spray Results from 5 picks... Continue reading citromax & micromax on tea production
Biomex Plus is applied as a soil amendment at planting. Treated plants are better able to compensate for stress from... Continue reading biomex plus on greenhouse peppers