Terra-Sorb® foliar

Amino acids for foliar application

Amino acids for foliar spray Terra-Sorb® foliar is an L-α-amino acid-based product from Enzymatic Hydrolysis for foliar application.

What is it? What is it for?

The product has a high ratio of free amino acids compared to total amino acids (high degree of hydrolysis). It is characterised by its fast action and excellent compatibility in spray application mixes.

 

Benefits

  • Increases plant photosynthesis activity and chlorophyll content
  • Promotes rapid recovery in the event of stress
  • Improves fruit set

Datasheet

Dose and instructions to use

Terra-Sorb® foliar can be applied to all types of crops: leaf vegetables, fruit vegetables, strawberries, stone fruit trees, pome fruit trees, citrus, olive trees, vines, tropical fruit trees, industrial crops, field crops, etc.

 

Dose

Apply 2 to 4 sprays at 2-3 mL/L or 2-3 L/ha. In the event of significant stress, the dose can be increased.

 

Application time

It is advisable to use it during periods when the crop needs a physiological stimulus, such as:

  • Start of the plant’s vegetative cycle, as soon as it has sufficient leaf mass
  • Pre-flowering and petal-falling phase
  • Fruit development

Also recommended when the crop is subjected to adverse conditions (drought, cold, salinity, wind, root asphyxia, etc.) and in treatments for plant recovery following critical periods (transplants, damage due to frost, hail, wind, etc.).

 

Composition

Free amino acids (*) 9,3% (w/w)
Total amino acids 12% (w/w)
Total nitrogen (N) 2,1% (w/w)
Organic Nitrogen (N) 2,1 % (w/w)
Boron (B) 0,02 % (w/w)
Manganese (Mn) 0,05 % (w/w)
Zinc (Zn) 0,07 % (w/w)
Organic matter 14,8 % (w/w)

(*) The formula contains all biologically active free amino acids: ASP, SER, GLU, GLY, HIS, ARG, THR, ALA, PRO, CIS, TYR, VAL, MET, LYS, ILE, LEU, PHE, TRP

 

Field trials

  • Trial on Terra-Sorb® foliar (Barcelona, Spain) on lettuce in growth chamber
  • Trial on Terra-Sorb® foliar (Alicante, Spain) on tomato
  • Trial on Terra-Sorb® foliar (Colina, Chile) on tomato
  • Trial on Terra-Sorb® foliar (Sint-Truiden, Belgium) on pear trees
  • Trial on Terra-Sorb® foliar (Huelquen, Chile) on pear trees
  • Trial on Terra-Sorb® foliar y AminoQuelant-Ca (Yerbas Buenas, Chile) on apple trees
  • Trial on Terra-Sorb® foliar (General E. Godoy, Argentina) on apple trees
  • Trial on Terra-Sorb® foliar (Tarragona, Spain) on olive trees
  • Trials on Terra-Sorb® foliar (Jaén, Spain) (2) on olive trees
  • Trial on Terra-Sorb® foliar (Chile) on table grapes
  • Trial on Terra-Sorb® foliar (Rizal, Philippines) on mango
  • Trial on Terra-Sorb® foliar and Terra-Sorb® radicular (Penn State University, USA) on turfgrass
  • Trial on Terra-Sorb® foliar, Terra-Sorb® radicular and AminoQuelant® - Ca (Virginia Tech., USA) on turfgrass
  • Trial on Terra-Sorb® foliar (University of Maryland, USA) on turfgrass