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Grapes-table: Nutrient deficiencies

Grapes-table: Macro nutrients - P (phosphate)

 

Haifa Solution:

 

Almond Feed™ Almond Feed™ offers better value for your almonds

Haifa’s Almond Feed™ 13-0-40+6(S) is designed to enhance the performance of your almond crops. This special formula, based on potassium nitrate, provides a combination of potassium, nitrogen and sulfur, three essential nutrients for almond growth and health. Almond Feed™ provides concentrated nutrition, readily available for uptake by the tree. Fully water-soluble, the Almond Feed formula is ideal for efficient application by Nutrigation®

 

Success story: Poly-Feed ™ fertilizer in almond crop cultivation

 

 Learn how Haifa Poly-Feed™ helped Spanish Almond grower answer the need for cultivating efficiently for optimum  growth

Almond fertilization

Contents Tree morphology and more Flower and Pollination Cultivation description Planting Design, Training, Pruning Propagation Harvest and postharvest handling

Recognize nutrient deficiencies in apple

Apple: Macro nutrients - K (potassium)

Haifa Solution:

Apple: Macro nutrients - Ca (calcium)

Apple fertilization

Find out the recommended average rate of nutrients, and a program for fertigation and foliar feeding

Plant population: 600-700 Trees/ha.
Soil type: light to medium.

Phosphate should be supplied according to leaf analysis.
Divide applications into weekly amounts and apply with at least three hours of irrigation.

Nonbearing orchards

The recommended average rates of nutrients (Kg/ha) for nonbearing trees.

The most reliable and effective way to make the availability of nutrients coincide with plant requirements is by controlling their release into the soil solution, using controlled release fertilizers. This is accomplished by encapsulating fertilizer granules in a polymeric coating, employing Haifa’s Multicote technology.

A single pre-planting application of Multicote™ controlled release fertilizer (CRF) can fill a crop’s nutritional requirements throughout its growth season. Multicote™ products are designed to feed plants continuously, at maximum nutrient uptake efficiency. Multicote™ controlled release fertilizers save labor and application costs, enable application independent of the irrigation system, and require no sophisticated equipment.

the controlled release fertilizers granules are applied to the soil, the coating acts as a semi-permeable barrier that allows continuous release of nutrients to the root zone.

The benefits of controlled release nutrition
Haifa Multicote controlled release fertilizer
  • Optimal plant development - provide plants with balanced nutrition, according to their needs, throughout the growth cycle. This ensures optimal development and maximum high quality yields.
     
  • Less fertilizers are needed - products release available nutrients at a rate that matches plant uptake. This minimizes fertilizer losses, and enables considerable reduction of application rates – up to 30%, as compared to conventional granular or liquid fertilizers.
     
  • Saves labor and time - A single application covers a crop’s nutritional requirements throughout its growth cycle. This saves labor and costs associated with fertilizer application. It also eliminates fertilization from the growers’ routine tasks, freeing them to concentrate on other growth requirements.
     
  • Simple application - fertilizers are applied directly to the soil, requiring no sophisticated injection or dosing system.  
     
  • Environmentally friendly - minimizes losses through leaching, volatilization or fixation, thus preventing environmental contamination.
 
Multicote™ products
 
controlled release fertilizers for nurseries and ornamental plants
controlled release fertilizers for agriculture and horticulture
controlled release turf fertilizers
controlled release Nitrogen for arable crops
controlled release Ca, Mg, Zn, B

 

Download the Haifa CRF brochure

The Haifa Multicote CRF range

 

 

App FolraMatch

Haifa's agriculture apps for precise plant nutrition     Haifa's mobile applications help growers to improve plant nutrition while on the go. They bring Haifa's professional advice to the field, the greenhouse or anyplace you may need it. Practical and easy to operate, these apps are suitable for all common mobile devices.  

Optimal plant growth while enjoying huge savings

Malmesbury, Western Cape, South Africa

 

With over four decades of experience, Malmesbury Groothandel Kwekery nursery (www.kwekerysa.co.za) is specialized in growing a wide range of trees, shrubs, grasses, and flowering plants. Located in Malmesbury, Western Cape, South Africa, the nursery serves landscaping companies, local gardening shops, as well as home gardening customers

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