Boron deficiency vs. healthy plant 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

  • Improves bud development
  • Improves flowering
  • Improves fruit set

Yara recommended fertilisers for Boron

YaraVita BORTRAC 150

YaraVita BORTRAC 150

Raspberry (field grown): Two applications of 1 l/ha applied at green bud and white bud. Also, 2 l/ha post-harvest. Water rate: 200 to 500 l/ha. Raspberry (protected crops): Two applications 0.1 litres per 100 litres water maximum concentration. Applied at green bud and white bud, also post-harvest. Water rate: 1000 l/ha maximum.

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YaraVita BUD BUILDER FL

YaraVita BUD BUILDER FL

Raspberry: 5 l/ha applied from green bud to just prior to start of flowering. Also, 5 l/ha post-harvest, pre-leaf senescence. Water rate: 200 to 500 l/ha.

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