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Spraybor Lite

A water soluble boron fertilizer for use in organic production

Role of Boron:

  • Essential for pollen viability, seed set
  • Part of the carbohydrate and nucleic acid metabolism
  • Promotes cell differentiation and maturity
  • Sugars transported in borate complexes
  • Enhances plant uptake of calcium, magnesium, potassium
  • Promotes synthesis of cytokinins and ensures translocation of auxins
  • Promotes root tip initiation

Signs of Boron Deficiency

  • Alfalfa: young leaves become chlorotic
  • Vegetables: hollow stems, stunted growth, external spotting
  • Corn: short, bent cobs, barren ears
  • Potatoes: hollow heart, internal browning, stem-end decay

Advantages of SprayBor Lite

  • Completely soluble in water
  • For use in organic production
  • Does not contain any other salts or solvents
  • Compatible with most plant nutrients and pesticides
  • Even soil distribution, enhancing cation (K, Mg, Ca) uptake
  • Cost effective

Methods of Application

SprayBor Lite can be applied as foliar treatment in a regular spray program or as a corrective spray. It is suitable for ground or aerial spraying. It can also be incorporated into the soil prior to or at planting (pre-emergent). SprayBor Lite can be used in combination with pesticidal sprays and NPK mixtures.