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Boron Deficiency in Pea

It is likely that seed reserves of boron will be sufficient for normal growth and a deficiency is only expected when seed produced in a boron-deficient area is used. Boron-deficient seedlings are stunted and have short internodes. The stems are thick and the plant will have a bushy appearance. The young leaflets show a marginal chlorosis and have a tendency to curl inwards. Pod abortion occurs and pods that develop will have thick walls, be small, and often contain few or even no seed.

Soil Application (Suggested rates of application)

  Granubor 2 Fertibor
LBS./ACRE 3-6 3-6
KG/HA 3.38 - 6.75 3.38 - 6.75

Foliar Application (Suggested rates of application)

KG/HA 4.5 - 10.125

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