AGTIV® RHIZO

AGTIV® RHIZO

AGTIV® RHIZO for PULSES is an inoculant used for peas, lentils and faba beans. It contains the bacteria Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar viciae.

           GRANULAR

AGTIV® RHIZO Granular for PULSES is an inoculant in granular form used for precise in-furrow application for peas, lentils and faba beans. It contains the bacteria Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar viciae.

 

Active Ingredients-Granular

  • Rhizobial inoculum: Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar viciae- 1.3 x 108 viable cells/g

Storage and Handling

  • Store in a cool, dry place, out of direct sunlight
  • Do not freeze or expose to temperatures above 25°C (77°F)
  • Avoid severe temperature variation
  • Open package only when ready to use
  • Respect the best before date on the label

Application Rate-Granular

AGTIV® RHIZO Granular should be placed in the seed row. Apply at a rate of 4.5 kg/ha (4 lb/acre). One 18.2 kg (40 lb) bag covers 4 ha (10 acres) or one 364 kg (800 lb) bag covers 80 ha (200 acres).

  • We recommend calibrating the seeder before applying the product
  • Do not mix AGTIV® RHIZO Granular with granular pesticides or fertilizers.
  • Flowability may be affected by conditions of high humidity.
  • To avoid flow problems, do not fill tank or seed cart completely.
  • Regularly check and clean metering system to ensure proper flow.
  • Do not fill boxes or tanks until ready to plant.
  • Remove any unused granules from the tank or the seed cart at the end of the day.

       LIQUID

AGTIV® RHIZO Liquid for PULSES is a liquid inoculant used for precise in-furrow application. Developed with PTB160 technology, the product contains the bacteria Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar viciae.

 

Active Ingredients-Liquid

  • Rhizobial inoculum: Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar viciae- 6 x 109 viable cells/g

 

Storage and Handling

  • Store the product in cool place below 20°C (68°F).
  • Do not freeze or expose to intense heat.
  • Wearing safety goggles and gloves is recommended.

 

Application Rate-Liquid

In-Furrow Application - AGTIV Liquid Injection Kit

A bladder of 8 liters covers 32 ha (80 acres).This product should be applied using the AGTIV® Liquid Injection Kit, integrating a Dosatron® pump. It is easy to install on your existing in-furrow application system and operates off the main solution flow. Apply directly in the seed row at a rate of 250 ml/ha (100 ml/acre).

Application rate 

AGTIV Liquid Injection Kit / IN-FURROW APPLICATION Video 

  • Ensure the tank and the liquid application system are clean and free of chemical residues.
  • Shake well before use and maintain a constant agitation in the tank during application.
  • Calibrate the application system to deliver the correct amount of inoculant.
  • Ensure the temperature of the diluted tank mix doesn’t exceed 22°C (72°F).
  • Apply within 6 hours after mixing into the tank.

 

In-Furrow Application - Tank mix

A bladder of 8 liters covers 32 ha (80 acres). The application rate is 250 ml/ha (100 ml/acre). Dilute the inoculant in the required volume of clean, non-chlorinated water. Refer to the chart below. Apply inoculant in the furrow, directly on the seed.

  • Open package only when ready to use.
  • Shake well before use and maintain a constant and effective agitation in the tank during application.
  • Calibrate the application system to deliver the correct amount of inoculant.
  • Ensure the tank and the liquid application system are clean and free of chemical residues.
  • Ensure the temperature of the diluted tank mix doesn’t exceed 25°C (77°F).
  • Apply within 6 hours following mix into the tank.
  • Respect the best before date on the label.

 

How it works

Click to Download Biological Active Ingredients

 

Video Resources

Mycorrhizae symbiosis establishment:

 

Benefits

  • Rhizobium fixes Nitrogen in the nodules
  • Increases root growth
  • Mycorrhizal fungi produce hyphae that penetrate root cells to produce exchange structures
  • Mycorrhizal fungi produce hyphae that extend into the soil and increase absorptive capacity for water and mineral nutrients (P, Cu, Zn)
  • Mycorrhizal fungi improve the plant’s absorption capabilities by transferring directly to root via mycorrhizal network
  • Active rhizosphere: 5cm
  • Increases yield
  • Increases crop quality
  • Increases tolerance to drought
  • Optimizes fertilizer use

Research

Pulses Efficacy Book

 


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