Active Ingredient – Azospirillum
Finished Product – Talcum based powdered formulation of Azospirillum
CFU count – NLT 2 x 108 cfu/gm
Functional Uses – Bio-Fertilizer
Azospirillum is nitrogen fixing (20- 40 kg N/ha) bio-inoculant and is suitable for all crops except legumes.
Apart from nitrogen fixation, Azospirillum synthesizes a considerable amount of biologically active substances viz. vitamins, nicotinic acid, indole acetic acids and gibberellins.
These help the crop in better germination, early emergence and better root development. Stimulates growth and imparts stay green character to plants/crop, is a characteristic of a healthy plant/crop.
Method of Application & Dosage
Seed treatment: Before sowing the seeds, treat one kg of seeds with 35-40 gm of formulation with a minimum amount of water required, dry in shade.
Soil application: Mix 5 kg of formulation with 100 kg of well-decomposed organic manure or 50 kg vermicompost, keep the mixture under shade for one week and broadcast to the field.
Drip irrigation: Mix five kg of formulation in 100 litre of water. Filter the mixture with a muslin / malmal cloth and use the filtered solution in drip irrigation for one acre.