The excessively wet Easter weather after the unusually late snow fall is causing many of our fields up and down the country to suffer from water logged soil leading to a deficiency in suitable crop nutrients. In the coming weeks it is essential that these are replaced to boost root establishment and promote rapid growth leading to a strong, disease resistant plant.
Here are 7 ways in which nutrients can be lost, but don’t worry, the Ilex Envirosciences team are on hand to help you replace that much needed nutrient and get your crop back to a healthy yield. (more…)
Installed directly in the water supply line, the
Dosatron operates by using the flow of water as the power source, The water activates the Dosatron, which takes up the required percentage of concentrate directly from the container and injects it into the water.
Inside the Dosatron, the concentrate is mixed with the water and the water pressure forces the solution downstream.
The dose of concentrate will be directly proportional to the volume of water entering the Dosatron, regardless of variations in flow or pressure, which may occur in the main line.
Matt Lawman an arable farmer from Cambridgeshire talks about the benefits of working with Ilex Envirosciences to help him improve crop health, plant hardiness and nutrition, ultimately leading to improved yields with a minimum of fuss and at little financial cost to his farm.
Ilex EnviroSciences Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of James Thornalley as Area Business Manager, focusing on the fresh produce sector to develop existing and new business for Ilex’s speciality fertiliser range.(more…)