Boron deficiency made worse by

  • Sandy soils
  • Alkaline soils
  • Soils low in organic matter
  • High levels of nitrogen
  • High levels of calcium
  • Cold wet weather
  • Periods of drought

Boron is important for

  • Improved crop development
  • Improved tuber quality
  • Reduced incidence of internal Rust Spot
  • Reduced incidence of internal browning

Yara recommended fertilizers for Boron



Potatoes: For best results, apply YaraLiva Nitrabor: First application @ 25kg/acre 25-30 days after sowing Second application @ 25kg/acre 45-50 days after sowing

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