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BB COMBO • Liquid

AGTIV® BB COMBO • Liquid for SOYBEAN is a liquid inoculant used for precise in-furrow application as well as seed treatment. Developed with PTB162 and PTB180 technologies, the product contains the bacteria Bradyrhizobium japonicum and the Bacillus pumilus.

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Directions for use

ON SEED application

Mix the bladder of Bradyrhizobium and the bottle of Bacillus in the application tank.

Bradyrhizobium: A bladder of 8 liters can treat up to 5680 kg (250 units) of soybean seeds. Apply to seeds at a rate of 64 ml per 45.5 kg of seeds.

Bacillus: Apply at a rate of 2.4 ml/45.5 kg of seed. Agitate constantly during application to keep bacteria in suspension. Total volume applied for the combo is 66.4 ml/45.5 kg seed. 

Optimum on-seed viability for 30 days when treated seeds are stored below 12°C (54°F). Refer to the list of compatible pesticides and liquid fertilizers.

Recommendations

  • Open package only when ready to use.
  • Respect the best before date on the label.

In-furrow application - AGTIV Liquid Injection Kit

A bladder of 8 liters covers 16 ha (40 acres).

This product should be applied using the AGTIV® Liquid Injection Kit, integrating a Dosatron® pump. It is easy to install on your existing in-furrow application system and operates off the main solution flow. To apply, prepare the product mixture and adjust the Dosatron® injection rate following the calculation chart and application video

Apply directly in the seed row at a rate of 500 ml/ha (200 ml/acre). Refer to the list of compatible pesticides and liquid fertilizers.

Recommendations

  • Ensure the tank and the liquid application system are clean and free of chemical residues.
  • Shake well before use and maintain a constant agitation in the tank during application.
  • Calibrate the application system to deliver the correct amount of inoculant.
  • Ensure the temperature of the diluted tank mix doesn’t exceed 22°C (72°F).
  • Apply within 6 hours after mixing into the tank.

In-furrow application - Tank mix

A bladder of 8 liters covers 16 ha (40 acres).

Apply inoculant in the furrow, directly on the seed, at a rate of 500 ml/ha (200 ml/acre). Dilute the inoculant in the required volume of clean, non-chlorinated water. Refer to the chart. Apply inoculant in the furrow, directly on the seed.

Volume of water to add in the liquid tank according to the flow rate needed (per bladder of  AGTIV® BRADY • Liquid for SOYBEAN).
FLOW RATE
(L/ha)
WATER
(L)
FLOW RATE
(gal/acre)
WATER
(gal)
19 300 2 80
38 600 4 160
57 900 6 240
76 1 200 8 320
95 1 500 10 400
114 1 800 12 480
133 2 100 14 560
152 2 400 16 640
171 2 700 18 720
190 3 000 20 800

Recommendations

  • Open package only when ready to use.

  • Shake well before use and maintain a constant and effective agitation in the tank during application.

  • Calibrate the application system to deliver the correct amount of inoculant.

  • Ensure the tank and the liquid application system are clean and free of chemical residues.

  • Ensure the temperature of the diluted tank mix doesn’t exceed 22°C (72°F).

  • Apply within 6 hours following mix into the tank.

  • Respect the best before date on the label.

  • Refer to the list of compatible pesticides and liquid fertilizers.

Specifications

Active ingredients

Rhizobial inoculum: Bradyrhizobium japonicum
8 x 109 viable cells/g

Bacillus inoculum: Bacillus pumilus 
3 x 109 viable spores/ml

Storage and handling

  • Store the product in cool place below 20°C (68°F).
  • Do not freeze or expose to intense heat.

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