A brief history of Foliar Feeding


Advantages of Foliar Feeding


 

Foliar vs. Soil Applications


Foliar vs. Granular Applications

Soild applied fertilizers are inefficient*

Foliar feeding can be 95% efficient**


*According to studies by the PPI (Phosphorus and Potash Institute), Univeristy of Iowa, The Fluid Journal and other university publications.

**According to radioisotope studies at Michigan State University and others.

 

Bypassing soil tie-ups

Foliar vs. Granular Applications

 

Limited root systems


Foliar vs. Granular Applications

 

 

 

 

Poor oxygenation


Secrets for highly efficient foliar feeding


Spray volume and droplet size


Foliar vs. Granular Applications

 

 

 

 

Spreading and sticking

Foliar vs. Granular Applications

 

 

 

 

Surface wetting and the stomatal saturation


Water pH


Air Temperature


Time of Day


Stomatal Uptake


Foliar vs. Granular Applications

 

 

 

 

 

 

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