1998 Tomato Nutrient Trial

June 1998 – A nutrient trial was conducted using Albion® Manganese Metalosate®, Potassium Metalosate®, Zinc Metalosate®, Magnesium Metalosate® and Calcium Metalosate® on a canning tomato variety, ‘Stanislaus 55.’ A foliar phosphorus, Nutriphite, 4-30-8 was also applied. Yield showed a significant increase in the treated trial with a weight increase of 11.5% (4.2 Tons/A, 9.4 tons/ha) over the competitor product trial and 15% (5.3 Tons/A, 12.72 tons/ha) over the grower’s standard program.