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Onions Grown With Ag1000™

Ag1000™ provides onion growers with a solution to add to their nutrient programs that will help build soil and assist in nutrient efficiency. Below are three optional programs that are to be used in conjunction with an existing nutrient program. These programs may also be combined with some other soil building products such as Bokashi, compost, myccorhizae, and humates (liquid or granular).
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Anticipated benefits include:
  • Better drought tolerance
  • Increased nutrient efficiency
  • Lower salts in soils
  • Decreased fertilizer rates
  • Increased water retention in soil
  • Increased shelf life
At seeding:
Low: 5 gallons per acre
Medium: 10 gallons per acre
Intensive: 20 gallons per acre

Onion sets: Dip transplants in a 3-5% Solution at time of transplanting.

Drench: Alternately, you can drench or band with fertilizer mix at time of planting.

Irrigated crop:
Low: 0.5 gallons per acre per week foliar
Medium: 1 gallon per acre per week foliar plus 1 gallon per acre in irrigation water.
Intensive: Up to 5 gallons per acre per week foliar plus 1 gallon per acre in irrigation water
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Grow-out:
Low: 0.5 gallons per acre per week foliar
Medium: 1 gallon per acre per week foliar plus 1 gallon per acre in irrigation water.
Intensive: Up to 5 gallons per acre per week foliar plus 1 gallon per acre in irrigation water.


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