Zinc deficiency made worse by

  • Organic soils
  • High pH soils
  • Soils rich in phosphorus
  • Soils receiving high phosphorus application
  • Cold wet conditions

Zinc is important for

  • Correct functioning of many enzyme systems
  • Synthesis of nucleic acid
  • Auxin metabolism
  • Important for internode elongation and leaf development

Yara recommended fertilizers for Zinc

YaraVita MANGZINC

YaraVita MANGZINC

Tomato (field grown): 1 to 2 L/ha at the 4 to 6 leaf stage and repeated at 10 to 14 day intervals if required. Water rate: 30 to 1500 L/ha.

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YaraVita ZINTRAC

YaraVita ZINTRAC

Tomato (Field Grown): 0.3-1 l/ha applied when plants are at the 4-6 leaf stage, repeat at 10-14 day intervals if necessary. Water Rate: 70-500 l/ha.

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YaraMila COMPLEX

YaraMila COMPLEX

Tomato (field grown): Apply 250 to 300 Kg/ha pre -plant

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