How to increase onion yield

Onions and garlic have a relatively low nutrient uptake efficiency, due to their shallow root system characterized by thick roots with very few and short hairs. So to achieve optimum yields it is important to apply nutrients as close as possible to the rooting zone infrequently and readily available forms.

Onion and Garlic Crop Nutrition Programme


Does your onion and garlic have a nutrient deficiency?

Identify and diagnose nutrient deficiencies in your onions and learn how to control or correct the deficiency. Start by selecting a nutrient below.



Onion crop nutrition programme

Yara's crop nutrition programmes can help you to achieve excellent crop performance and maximise the yield and quality of your apricots.

Onion Wet Microp Program 

Download Onion wet- Microp Program.pdf


Onion Dry Season Program 

Download Yara Tanzania Onion Dry season Program Brochure pdf


Onion Wet Season Program

Download the Yara Tanzania Onion Wet Program Brochure.pdf


Onion Wet Winner Program 

Download Yara Tanzania Onion Wet Winner program Brochure.pdf


Yara agronomist advice on onions and garlic