Boron deficiency made worse by

  • Sandy soils
  • Alkaline soils
  • Soils low in organic matter
  • High levels of nitrogen
  • High levels of calcium
  • Cold wet weather
  • Periods of drought

Boron is important for

  • Improved crop development
  • Improved tuber quality
  • Reduced incidence of internal Rust Spot
  • Reduced incidence of internal browning

Yara recommended fertilizers for Boron

YaraVita BORTRAC

YaraVita BORTRAC

Potatoes: 2 l/ha 10 to 14 days after 100% emergence. Repeat if necessary 10 to 14 days later. Water rate: 50-200 l/ha.

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YaraMila COMPLEX

YaraMila COMPLEX

potatoes: Applying 500-700 Kg/ha pre-plant or placed at least 8cm away from seed tubers at planting. Apply/Spread 300-350 Kg/ha at Hilling up/Tuber initiation. Refer to Yara crop program @ www.yara.com.au as a guide or contact your local Yara sales agronomist for advice.

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YaraLiva NITRABOR

YaraLiva NITRABOR

Potatoes: Spread 150-200 Kg/ha before Hilling up. Contact your local Yara sales agronomist for advice.

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N-CAL 15+18Ca+B

N-CAL 15+18Ca+B

Potatoes: Fertigate 200-300 L/ha between Hilling up and Tuber Initiation. Contact your local Yara sales agronomist for advice.

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