Zinc deficiency made worse by

  • Organic soils
  • High pH soils
  • Soils rich in phosphorus
  • Soils receiving high phosphorus application
  • Cold wet conditions

Zinc is important for

  • Required in a large number of enzymes and plays an essential role in DNA transcription
  • Involved in auxin (plant hormone) metabolism
  • Increases dry matter yield

Yara recommended fertilizers for Zinc

YaraVita ZINTRAC 700

YaraVita ZINTRAC 700

Tobacco: 1 l/ha at 3 to 4 leaf stage. Repeat 10 days later if necessary. Water rate: minimum 30 l/ha.

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