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SPECIALTY CROPS • Granular

AGTIV® SPECIALTY CROPS  Granular is an endomycorrhizal inoculant compatible with most vegetable and fruit crops. This product is used for mixing with growing media for greenhouse transplant production, in-furrow application, berries transplanting or fruit trees planting.

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Description

  • Size: 10 kg (22 lb)
  • Inert ingredient: Peat
  • Particle Size: 0.3 - 2 mm (10 - 50mesh)
  • Bulk Density: 650 g/L (41 lb/pi3)

Directions for use

MIXING WITH GROWING MEDIA (cucumber, eggplant, herbs, pepper, squash, tomato)

Mix AGTIV® SPECIALTY CROPS • Granular thoroughly into the growing media before filling the trays. This product is not recommended for cell sizes smaller than 40 ml.

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Cell or container volume Quantity of product to add/mof media Quantity of product to add/ydof media Quantity of inoculated media/10 kg pail
40-200 ml 4.2 kg (6.5 L) 7 lb (20 ½ cups) 2.4 m3 (3.1 yd3)
200-500 ml 2.8 kg (4.3 L) 4.7 lb (14 cups) 3.6 m3 (4.7 yd3)
500 ml or more 1.4 kg (2.2 L) 2.4 lb (7 cups) 7.1 m3 (9.2 yd3)

Recommendations

  • Do not mix AGTIV® SPECIALTY CROPS • Granular with granular or liquid fertilizers.

IN-FURROW APPLICATION

Apply directly in-furrow at a rate of 50 g (5/16 cup) per 100 m row length.

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Recommendations

  • Do not mix AGTIV® SPECIALTY CROPS • Granular with granular or liquid fertilizers.

BERRIES TRANSPLANTING (strawberries, raspberries, blue-berried honeysuckles)

Apply 1.8 g (½ tsp) of AGTIV® SPECIALTY CROPS • Granular at the bottom and on the sides of the planting hole. Product must be in direct contact with roots. One 10 kg pail of AGTIV® SPECIALTY CROPS • Granular can inoculate up to 5 550 transplants.

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Recommendations

  • Do not mix AGTIV® SPECIALTY CROPS • Granular with granular or liquid fertilizers.

FRUIT TREES PLANTING

Apply 10 g (1 tbsp) of AGTIV® SPECIALTY CROPS • Granular at the bottom and on the sides of the planting hole. Product must be in direct contact with roots. One 10 kg pail of AGTIV® SPECIALTY CROPS • Granular can inoculate up to 1 000 trees.

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Recommendations

  • Do not mix AGTIV® SPECIALTY CROPS • Granular with granular or liquid fertilizers.

Specifications

Active ingredient

Endomycorrhizal inoculum : Glomus intraradices
142 viable spores/g

Storage and handling

  • Store in a cool, dry place
  • Do not freeze or expose to temperatures above 35°C (95°F)
  • Avoid severe temperature variation
  • Close tightly after use
  • Respect the best before date

Plant compatibility 

* The following plant families cannot be colonized by the fungus contained in AGTIV®.

  • Brassicaceae (broccoli, cabbages, cauliflower, radish, rutabaga, watercress)
  • Chenopodiaceae (beets, spinach)
  • Ericaceae (blueberries, cranberries)

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  • Quick colonizer
  • Good collaborator
  • Better for P uptake & transfer

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