No Frills Fertiliser Seaweed Extract is a 100% soluble powder made from fresh Ascophyllum Nodosum or Norwegian Kelp. It is the best known seaweed on the planet and the most researched by science.
The benefits of using seaweed in agriculture are well known. They are packed full of plant growth hormones, amino acids and trace elements. They aid in the uptake of nutrients into plants and act as powerful microbial stimulants to improve soil health.
A little bit, often is the best way to use No Frills Fertilisers Seaweed Extract. The aim is to use fairly low doses early and frequently in the growing season. For best results it should be used both soil applied and as a foliar spray.
The focus is to stimulate early root development via irrigated or sprayed soil drenches and to maintain overall plant vigour through foliar sprays.
It can also be used as a microbial food source in addition to biological inoculants and compost extracts.
|Per Ha||Foliar Spray||Fertigation|
|Vegetable crops||50g 0-750g, 10-14 day intervals||1-1.5kg|
|Turf||500g-750g, 10-14 day intervals||1-1.5kg|
|Orchards||750g-1.5kg, 14-21 day intervals||1-1.5kg|
|Grapevine||750g-900g, 10-14 day intervals||1-1.5kg|
|Broadacre||150g-250g, 1-2 applications||1-1.5kg|
Always mix required amount in a bucket to from a slurry prior to adding to tank. Continue to dilute slurry with water to ensure adequate mixing. A dilution between 1:500 and 1:1000 is sufficient.
Seaweed Extract is compatible with most agricultural products, however a jar test is recommended if unsure.
For improved adherence to crop leaf surface use appropriate wetter/sticker or use No Frills Hydrofish
|Total amino acid||1.5-3.5%|