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RHIZOBIUM INOCULANT • Granular

The RHIZOBIUM INOCULANT for pulses by AGTIV® is an inoculant in granular form used for precise in-furrow application for peas, lentils and faba beans. It contains the bacteria Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar viciae.

 

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Description

  • Size: 18.2 kg (40 lb) & 364 kg (800 lb)
  • Inert ingredient: Peat
  • Particle Size: 0.3 - 2 mm (10 - 50 mesh)
  • Bulk Density: 650 g/l (41 lb/ft³)

Directions for use

Application

RHIZOBIUM INOCULANT • Granular should be placed in the seed row. Apply at a rate of 4.5 kg/ha (4 lb/acre). One 18.2 kg (40 lb) bag covers 4 ha (10 acres) or one 364 kg (800 lb) bag covers 80 ha (200 acres).

Recommendations

  • We recommend calibrating the seeder before applying RHIZOBIUM INOCULANT • Granular. 
  • Do not mix RHIZOBIUM INOCULANT • Granular with granular pesticides or fertilizers. 
  • Flowability may be affected by conditions of high humidity. 
  • To avoid flow problems, do not fill tank or seed cart completely.
  • Regularly check and clean metering system to ensure proper flow.
  • Do not fill boxes or tanks until ready to plant.
  • Remove any unused granules from the tank or the seed cart at the end of the day.

Specifications

Active ingredients

 Rhizobial inoculum: Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar viciae
1.3 x 108 viable cells/g

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 variations.

  • Open package only when ready to use.

  • Respect the best before date on the label.

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