YaraLiva TROPICOTE

YaraLiva Tropicote is a high quality calcium nitrate product for field application.

YaraLiva Tropicote is a granular, free flowing material with 90% of particles 2-4mm. Its hygroscopic nature means that it readily dissolves when on contact with the soil in humid conditions or a night dew.

Product and safety information

Product application advice

Beans

Beans: 130-775# YaraLiva® Tropicote®/acre applied in split applications according to soil test as part of your nitrogen management plan; 130# pre-plant, followed by applications 20 days after emergence and prior to flowering. Cease applications of nitrogen prior to pod fill in order to preserve seed quality. YaraLiva® Tropicote®/ is also an excellent source of readily available calcium which important for seed development and plant health. Consult your agronomist for local recommendations.

Broccoli

Broccoli: Apply 500-1000# YaraLiva® Tropicote® 15.5-0-0 19 Ca/acre in split application according to yield potential, variety, and soil test. Apply 50% of the N needs at planting, and the remainder throughout the growing season. Utilizing YaraLiva® Tropicote® for part or all of the nitrogen needs supplies the crop with fast acting nitrate nitrogen and will provide soluble calcium in proper ratio with nitrate nitrogen. Calcium is necessary for proper floret development and head firmness and quality. Consult with your agronomist for local recommendations.

Cabbage

Cabbage: Apply 500-1000# YaraLiva® Tropicote® 15.5-0-0 19 Ca/acre in split application according to yield potential, variety, and soil test. Apply 50% of the N needs at planting, and the remainder throughout the growing season. Utilizing YaraLiva® Tropicote® for part or all of the nitrogen needs supplies the crop with fast acting nitrate nitrogen and will provide soluble calcium in proper ratio with nitrate nitrogen. Calcium is necessary for proper head firmness and quality. Consult with your agronomist for local recommendations.

Carrots

Carrot: Apply 300-900 lbs YaraLiva® Tropicote® 15.5-0-0 19 Ca/acre in split applications depending upon the yield potential and soil test. Apply 30% pre-plant incorporated, followed by the remainder throughout the growing season. Utilizing for part or all of the nitrogen needs supplies the crop with fast acting nitrate nitrogen and will provide soluble calcium in proper ratio with nitrate nitrogen. Calcium is very important for carrot root elongation and storage potential. Consult with your agronomist for local recommendations.

Cauliflower

Cauliflower: Apply 500-1000 lbs YaraLiva® Tropicote® 15.5-0-0 19 Ca/acre in split application according to yield potential, variety, and soil test. Apply 50% of the N needs at planting, and the remainder throughout the growing season. Utilizing YaraLiva® Tropicote® for part or all of the nitrogen needs supplies the crop with fast acting nitrate nitrogen and will provide soluble calcium in proper ratio with nitrate nitrogen. Calcium is necessary for proper curd development and head firmness and quality. Consult with your agronomist for local recommendations.

Cucumber

Cucumber (field grown): Apply 500-950 lbs YaraLiva® Tropicote® 15.5-0-0 19 Ca/acre depending upon the yield potential and soil test. Apply up to 50% of the N at planting, apply the remainder throughout the growing season. Utilizing YaraLiva® Tropicote® for part or all of the nitrogen needs supplies the crop with fast acting nitrate nitrogen and will provide soluble calcium in proper ratio with nitrate nitrogen. Consult with your agronomist for local recommendations.

Wine Grape

Table Grapes: Apply 325-650 lbs YaraLiva® Tropicote® 15.5-0-0 19 Ca/acre according to vine age, expected yield, and soil test. Apply 50% N needs prior to bud break and the remainder post-bloom. Utilizing YaraLiva® Tropicote® for part or all of the nitrogen needs supplies the crop with fast acting nitrate nitrogen and will provide soluble calcium in proper ratio with nitrate nitrogen. Calcium is important for berry quality and firmness as well as disease resistance. Consult with your agronomist for local recommendations. Wine Grapes: Apply 200-500 lbs YaraLiva® Tropicote® 15.5-0-0 19 Ca/acre according to variety, vine age, expected yield and soil test. Apply 50% N needs prior to bud break and the remainder post-bloom. Utilizing YaraLiva® Tropicote® for part or all of the nitrogen needs supplies the crop with fast acting nitrate nitrogen and will provide soluble calcium in proper ratio with nitrate nitrogen. Calcium helps to reduce berry splitting and increases disease resistance. Consult with your agronomist for local recommendations.

Pepper

Pepper (field grown): Apply 650-1100 lbs YaraLiva® Tropicote® 15.5-0-0 19 Ca/acre according to variety, yield potential, and soil test. Apply 25% N at planting followed by the remainder throughout the growing season. Utilizing YaraLiva® Tropicote® for part or all of the nitrogen needs supplies the crop with fast acting nitrate nitrogen and will provide soluble calcium in proper ratio with nitrate nitrogen. Calcium is important in preventing disorders such as blossom end rot and scald. Consult with your agronomist for local recommendations.

Raspberries

Raspberry: Apply 400-700# of YaraLiva® Tropicote® 15.5-0-0 19 Ca per acre in 2-3 split applications, according to soil test, variety and yield estimates. Utilizing YaraLiva® Tropicote® for part or all of the nitrogen needs supplies the crop with fast acting nitrate nitrogen and will provide soluble calcium in proper ratio with nitrate nitrogen. Calcium is important for producing firm berries with good shelf life and helps with disease resistance. Consult with your agronomist for local recommendations.

Spinach

Spinach: Apply 500-1000 lbs YaraLiva® Tropicote® 15.5-0-0 19 Ca/acre in split applications. Apply 50% N needs pre-plant incorporated, followed by remainder throughout the growing season. Utilizing YaraLiva® Tropicote® for part or all of the nitrogen needs supplies the crop with fast acting nitrate nitrogen and will provide soluble calcium in proper ratio with nitrate nitrogen. Calcium is important for high quality spinach with well formed leaves and good post harvest shelf life. Consult with your agronomist for local recommendations.

Tobacco

Tobacco: Apply 200 lbs/acre YaraLiva® Tropicote® as a side dress 10-14 days after transplant. Tropicote® supplies tobacco with the desired Nitrate form of nitrogen for rapid uptake and fast growth. Tropicote® supplies 19% water soluble calcium which is important for cellular division and growth and contributes to disease tolerance. Consult with your agronomist for local recommendations.