Plant Health Insights

[Booklet] Foundation LM on Tree Crops

[fa icon="calendar'] 19/04/18 posted in Foundation LM, Macadamias, Apples, Tree Crops, Citrus

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Foundation LM can be used to improve the performance of a wide variety of crops, including tree crops such as macadamias, apples and citrus.

Our tree crop booklet explains how the proven technology in Foundation LM helps tree crop growers get more out of their fertility programs by:

  • Mineralising nutrient sources to increase nutrient availability 
  • Enhancing root growth and function
  • Facilitating nutrient uptake
  • Improving water penetration
  • Reducing salt stress
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Improving Macadamia Tree Health with Foundation LM

[fa icon="calendar'] 7/11/16 posted in Foundation LM, Hort Crops, Macadamias

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Macadamia nuts, with their health benefits and unique, delicious taste, are an increasingly important export crop for Australian agriculture. Native to Australia and grown in New South Wales and Queensland, the nuts have been commercially cultivated in Australia since the late 1800s.

Following in that long tradition, Paul Ryan grows macadamias on a 29-acre orchard with nearly 9,000 trees in Gympie, Queensland. Over the past few years, Paul noticed that the leaves on his once healthy looking trees were gradually yellowing. He reached out to Matt Kunde, an agronomist from Nutrien Ag Solutions Gympie, to help investigate the issue.

Download Foundation LM Macadamia Overview

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