Manganese deficiency made worse by

  • Organic soils
  • Sandy soils
  • High pH
  • Cold wet periods
  • Fluffy soils

Manganese is important for

  • Better crop establishment and reduced plant losses over winter
  • Increases nutrient levels in the crop for better spring regrowth
  • Improved flowering and more even maturity
  • Boosts grain yield and oil content of seed