Application

  • Foliar

Agronomical target

  • NUE
  • Nutrition
  • US List

Van Iperen FoliaStim® Calcium SC is a highly concentrated suspension, formulated with seaweed (Ascophyllum nodosum from Canada) and Calcium carbonate. The use of this product results in an enhanced tolerance to abiotic stress during critical stages as well as an improved effect against Calcium related physiological disorders such as bitter pit, blossom end rot, fruit cracking and tip burn. Formulated without Nitrates, Chloride or Sulphate, FoliaStim® Calcium SC is a unique solution for such applications.

  • Increases Nutrient Use Efficiency (NUE) of Calcium
  • Synergistic effect between seaweed and nutrients
  • Enhances plant resistance to abiotic stress during critical stages
  • Helps fighting against Calcium related physiological disorders such as bitter pit, blossom end rot, fruit cracking, tip burn and others
  • Increases fruit firmness and shelf life
Contact:
Photo Richard Morris
+1 947 50 09 128
Richard Morris International Sales Manager North America based in the US

Application

  • Foliar
  • Developed for foliar application
  • Contain high quality Canadian seaweed
  • Formulated without Chlorides, Nitrates and Sulfates
  • Soft for leaf tissue
  • Highly concentrated solution
  • Processing of seaweed according to unique method, guaranteeing optimal effect

Foliar Application

Crop Application date Min L / ha / appl Max L / ha / appl Min qt/acre/appl Max qt/acre/appl Conc. % (v/v)
Tomato
3 - 6 applications:
• As of fruit setting
• 10 - 14 days interval
2 3 1 1.5 0.7 - 1.0
Pepper
3 - 6 applications:
• As of fruit setting
• 10 - 14 days interval
2 4 1 2 0.7 - 1.3
Strawberry
2 - 4 applications:
• As of fruit setting
• 10 - 14 days interval
1.5 2.5 1 1 0.5 - 0.8
Apple
4 - 8 applications:
• As of petal fall
• 7 - 10 days interval
3 5 1.5 2 0.5 - 0.8
Cherry
2 - 3 applications:
• After petal fall
• 7 - 10 days interval
2 3 1 1.5 0.3 - 0.5
Cucurbits
3 - 6 applications:
• As of fruit setting
• 10 - 14 days interval
2 3 1 1.5 0.7 - 1.0
Table grape
3 - 5 applications:
• Starting early berry set
• Until bunch closing
• Before veraison
2 4 1 2 0.5 - 1.0
Potato
2 - 3 applications:
• As of tuber initiation
• 10 - 14 days interval
3 4
Banana
Not recommended unless serious Calcium deficiency
Roses
Not recommended unless serious Calcium deficiency

In case of foliar feeding as part of a mix with crop protection products, a compatibility test has to be done prior to preparing the spray-mix.

Cherry: Not recommended for stain sensitive varieties.
Apple: Only recommended if cleaning process is applied before market entry.
Shake several times before use!

The mentioned indicated dosages and application stages are given as a guideline. Exact dosages, concentration and application stage are subject to local conditions, use of other fertilizers and can only be given after an objective diagnosis.

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In case of foliar feeding as part of a mix with crop protection products or other fertilizers, a compatibility test has to be done prior to preparing the spray-mix.