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AGTIV® THRIVE™

PEA & LENTIL • Powder Inoculant

AGTIV® THRIVE™ P PEA & LENTIL is a dual action inoculant with mycorrhizae and rhizobium that makes pulses THRIVE by increasing their nutrient uptake. This peat-based powder inoculant is ideal for mixing with pea, lentil and faba bean seeds at planting time.

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Description

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  • Size: 2.4 kg (5.3 lb) pail & 4.7 kg (10.3 lb) pail
  • Ingredients: Mycorrhizae, rhizobium, peat powder
  • Particle Size: < 1 mm (18 mesh)
  • Bulk Density: 400 g/L (1 lb/US dry qt)

Directions for use

Dry application

One 4.7 kg pail covers:
Peas & faba beans:
16 ha (40 acres)
Lentils: 24 ha (60 acres)

Mix evenly with seeds at the bottom of the grain auger while filling drill, or directly in the drill box. Ensure uniform seed coverage is obtained.
Peas & faba beans: apply at 300 g/ha (120 g or 4.2 oz/acre).
Lentils: apply at 200 g/ha (80 g or 2.8 oz/acre).

Dry seed treater

A dry seed treater can be use to easily deliver AGTIV® PULSES • Powder onto seeds. It is recommended to perform a calibration test with the device to adjust the flow rate to the drill box filling rate.

Device tested:

Nuttall Seed Inoculator (Nuttall Mfg Ltd, 1-306-345-2359, www.nuttallsystem.com): 4 to 5 minutes is required to empty a 4,7 kg pail set at maximum speed.

Recommendations

  • For optimum results, it is recommended to seed within the 8 hours following coating with this product.
  • This product may “bulk up” seeds. It is recommended to calibrate the seeder to ensure correct seeding rate is attained.
  • Do not mix this product and fungicide seed treatments in the same tank.
  • Apply to seed sequentially or once treatment is dry.
  • Do not mix this product with granular fertilizers.

Damp application

One 4.7 kg pail covers 40 acres (16 ha) of seeds.

Pre-moisten seeds with 300 ml of water/100 kg (3 fl. oz/bu) of seeds. Mix the damp seeds thoroughly with the inoculant to ensure even coating.

Recommendations

  • For optimum results, it is recommended to seed within the 8 hours following coating with this product.
  • This product may “bulk up” seeds. It is recommended to calibrate the seeder to ensure correct seeding rate is attained.
  • Do not mix this product and fungicide seed treatments in the same tank.
  • Apply to seed sequentially or once treatment is dry.
  • Do not mix this product with granular fertilizers.

Slurry application

One 4.7 kg pail covers:
Peas & faba beans: 16 ha (40 acres)
Lentils: 24 ha (60 acres)

Pour one (1) pail of 4.7 kg in a clean container. Add gradually 8 - 10 litres of clean, non-chlorinated water and stir well. Add more water if the slurry is too thick. Pour onto the seeds and mix thoroughly to ensure even coating.

Recommendations

  • For optimum results, it is recommended to seed within the 8 hours following coating with this product.
  • This product may “bulk up” seeds. It is recommended to calibrate the seeder to ensure correct seeding rate is attained.
  • Do not mix this product and fungicide seed treatments in the same tank.
  • Apply to seed sequentially or once treatment is dry.
  • Do not mix this product with granular fertilizers.

Specifications

Active ingredients

MYCORRHIZAE – PTB297 Technology
2 750 viable spores/g
1 248 500 viable spores/lb

RHIZOBIUM – PTB160 Technology
1.6 x 109 viable cells/g
7.3 x 1011 viable cells/lb

Storage and handling

  • Store in a cool, dry place, out of direct sunlight.
  • Do not freeze or expose to temperatures above 25°C (77°F).
  • Avoid severe temperature variation.
  • Open package only when ready to use.
  • Respect the best before date on the label.
  • Product may cause irritation in people with allergies to microorganisms, or immunocompromised individuals.
  • Handle in a well-ventilated area.
  • Avoid generating dust during manipulation or wear an approved respirator and googles.
  • Avoid inhalation and direct contact with the eyes and open wounds.
  • If inhaled, provide fresh air.
  • If skin contact, wash with soap and water.
  • If eye contact, rinse the eyes immediately and thoroughly with water.

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