Copper deficiency made worse by

  • Organic soils
  • Chalky soils
  • Sandy soils
  • Reclaimed heathland
  • High nitrogen applications

Copper is important for

  • Increased fertility (number of grains per ear)
  • Better grain quality

Yara recommended fertilizers for Copper

YaraVita COPTRAC 500

YaraVita COPTRAC 500

Cereals: 0.25 to 0.5 l/ha at tillering to second node detectable (Craven 2 - 15). Water rate: 50 to 200 l/ha. For moderate to severe deficiency, repeat applications at 10 to 14 day intervals. For aerial application apply 0.25 l/ha at the timings described above. Water rate: 20 to 50 l/ha. Seed Dressing: Typically 3 litres per tonne. Also, up to 6 litres per tonne if necessary.

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