Potassium deficiency made worse by

  • Acidic soils (low pH)
  • Sandy or light soils (leaching)
  • Drought conditions
  • High rainfall (leaching)
  • or heavy irrigation
  • Heavy clay (illite) soils
  • Soils with low K reserves
  • Magnesium rich soils

Potassium is important for

  • Improved yield and quality
  • Increased tuber size
  • Improved disease resistance

Yara recommended fertilizers for Potassium



Potatoes: For best results, Apply YaraMila Complex: First application@ 25 kg/acre, at the time of sowing Second application @ 25kg/acre, 25-30 days after sowing

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