A Complete Solution for Superior Disease Protection and Faster Tree Recovery A variety of Phytophthora species also known as oomycetes or water molds, because they thrive in wet conditions, can be devastating to almond orchards of any age and inflict significant economic pain on growers. But good orchard management practices along with coordinated science driven […]
Dear Growers, Regrettably, Agro-K’s Apple Day and Small Fruit Seminar scheduled for March 20/21 are cancelled due to health concerns related to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Please contact us regarding your grower needs for the season. As disappointing as it is to miss this now traditional start to our spring (18 years so far), […]
Producing almond crops with consistent annual increased yields, large nuts and minimizing alternate bearing problems get their start now, not in the spring, says Ken Dart, National Technical Manager for Agro-K Corporation, an innovative, 40+ year old foliar nutrient company that focuses on plant physiology and science-driven agronomic principles to improve grower profitability. “Cool spring […]
A novel SAP analysis method proves Agro-K foliar formulations penetrate rapidly and dramatically increase plant available nutrient levels. PISTACHIO GROWERS
Early bloom foliar nutrient sprays, in the right form, are key to improving yields and quality! Using a combination of phosphite and dextrose/lactose based foliar nutrients deliver the right nutrients, in the right form, in the right mix and at the right time to positively influence set, quality and yield! PISTACHIO GROWERS
While an extension on higher phosphite residue was granted by the EU in 2015 for four 4 years there are still continuing concerns about the use of phosphite based inputs in walnuts and other nut crops as a result of European Union regulations. Because of this, in 2015 Agro-K began a multi-year trial with independent […]
ESCALON, CA – A multi-year trial by a leading independent research contractor, Brooks Bauer, (Two Bees Agricultural Research & Consulting) has found that the Agro-K non-phosphite foliar and soil nutrient program produced statistically significant increases of almond nut meat yield, tree growth, and overall tree health. Nut meat yield increased 486lbs, 514lbs and 1,017lbs./ac […]
Blueberry and cane berry growers can take specific steps to influence crop size and quality with foliar nutrition during the fruit “cell-division” stage. This stage occurs for about 3-4 weeks post fruit set. It is the period of time where individual cells in the fruit divide rapidly. This 3-4 week window is one of the […]
Nutrient management is key to improving fruit set, volume of wine Upper Midwest soils have always been perfect for bumper crops of corn and soybeans and are increasingly becoming a source of award-winning grapes for wine. Just as row-crop farmers apply manure, potash or other supplements to their soil to boost nutrient levels, vineyard owners […]
Agro-K plays vital role in assuring college’s farm-focused Specialty Crops education program continues to inform and assist growers.
New distribution partner serves the southeast US, providing ready access to Agro-K’s Sysstem Series line of phosphite based nutrient products.