Plant Health Insights from Agricen Australia

Building the Best Foundation for Pulse Crops

[fa icon="calendar'] 22/06/16 posted in Foundation LM, Chickpeas, Pulse Crops, Mung Beans, Webinars

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Pulse crop growers know that phosphorus mineralization is key for optimum crop performance. By using Foundation LM, they can increase the availability of phosphorus in the soil to build the best foundation for their crop. 

Rhizobia use phosphorus to fix atmospheric nitrogen as ammonium nitrate (NH4). If phosphorus is being tied up or not being cycled as fast as the rhizobia need it, they can't work at an optimum level and they won't have the nodulation they should have.

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