foliar feeding


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foliar feeding

a method of supplying plants with nutrients by spraying an aqueous solution of ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS and other nutrients (e.g., urea) onto the leaves where they are absorbed through the CUTICLE.
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Contract award notice: Fertilizer for GROWON foliar feeding or equivalent in 1000 liters
al; (2014) who also reported that foliar feeding of thiourea significantly increased the growth related parameters of faba bean.
Maximum leaf area per plant was recorded in maize with foliar feeding of potassium and zinc (T9) and statistically at par with FKS + RRZn (T8) followed by RRK + FZnS, while the smallest leaf area per plant (1962.
Response of wheat (Trilicum aeslivum) to foliar feeding of micronutrients.
Foliar feeding with EM and CoM in combination with organic manure has become an argument procedure to improve nutrient utilization through improving root growth and increasing nutrient uptake and minimize environmental pollution through reducing the amount of mineral fertilizers added to soil.
Effect of foliar feeding of calcium, zinc and boron on yield and quality attributes of litchi (Litchi chinensis Sonn).
The foliar feeding benefit of Miracle-Gro helps to feed almost instantly.
The importance of foliar feeding of water soluble fertilizers in horticultural crops is immensely felt among the scientists and farmers, since macro and micro nutritional deficiencies in Indian soils have been on the increase due to adoption of high input agriculture.
It's also worth foliar feeding it as it may be suffering from a lack of nutrients too.
Give citrus an extra boost with a foliar feeding of a liquid fertilizer containing iron and other micronutrients.
When grown under plastic foliar feeding is essential.