The role of fertilizer in the farming industry can simply not be stressed enough. Whether it is commercial or subsistence farming, farmers are pressed to increase and/or maintain the fertility of their soil to enable sustained production over time. Fertilizer not only makes it possible to grow crops, but it also directly influences the quality of the crop, and thus the price the farmer can charge for their harvest.
The benefits of the proper use of fertilizer in farming is not only limited to the farmer. It is also a necessity when it comes to food security. With stretched resources at our disposal, it is vital that the production that does happen is sufficient to sustain the population.
Now, the truth is, there is no such thing as a “silver bullet” when it comes to fertilizers. Determining the nutritional requirements of your crop requires the review of several factors, including:
To be fair, there are even more factors at play, but this list already clearly illustrates how various farming applications can require vastly different solutions.
We are a leading plant nutrition supplier in Southern Africa that helps farmers to enhance their yields through innovation that enhances fertilizer performance. To achieve this ambitious task, we combine a comprehensive range of agronomic services with one of the most advanced ranges of plant nutrition products available for farming in Southern Africa.
This extensive product range includes:
We have been active for just over a century, giving us extensive experience in this industry. So many things have changed drastically in agriculture over the last 100 years, yet our commitment to innovation and enhanced productivity for our clients to meet these evolving demands have never waned.
Today, we are a preferred partner in the farming community, delivering a range of innovative and tailor-made products that are expertly designed to meet the needs and growth stages of your different crops and give them exactly what they need when they need it. Get in touch with our team and let us provide you with the correct plant nutrition solution according to your specific requirements and preferences to optimise your crop yield.