Spread Rates

Put simply, HuMates and it's derivatives are:

  • Applied to the soil
  • Applied to fertilisers (and possibly pesticides)
  • Applied to the plant
Product Type Use Rate Bio Gro
KiwiMate Solid Mix with fertiliser/lime 10% of fert/lime mix Yes
  Solid Ground Spread 100 - 300 kg/ha Yes
AusMate Solid Mix with fertiliser/lime 10% of fert/lime mix Yes
  Solid Ground Spread 100 kg/ha Yes
TriMate Liquid Spray onto pasture 10 - 20 litres/ha - up to 5 applications per season Yes
Humic Supreme85 Granules See tables below No
Humic Supreme Liquid Liquid Spray on pasture or horticulture ground 10 litres/ha - up to 4 times per year No
Fulvic Express Liquid Liquid Use as foliar 5 litres/ha - up to 6 applications per season No
  Liquid Mix with Glyphosate 500 mls to 100 litres of water No
Nitrogen Express Liquid Post-harvest kiwifruit and pasture for added N 20 - 30 litres/ha No

Dosage and Application of Humic Supreme85

Spectrum of Usage Rate per Application Total Amount per Growing Season No. and Timing of Applications During Season
Greenhouses (vegetables, flowers etc.) 300 - 600 gm/ha 6 - 10 kg/ha Every week
Plastic tunnels 400 - 700 gm/ha 6 - 10 kg/ha Every week
Open field (Vegetables, Potatoes etc.) 300 - 800 gm/ha 4 - 8 kg/ha Every week
Fruit Trees (Apples, Citrus, Bananas etc.) 500 - 1000 gm/ha 7 - 15 kg/ha Every two weeks during growing season
Cereal, Beans, Rice etc. 1 - 3 kg/ha (max 150gm/1000 litres water) 4 - 5 kg/ha 3 - 5 applications per season before emergence till flowering
Fodder Plants, Alfalfa etc. 1 - 4 kg/ha (max 150gm/1000 litres water) 4 - 8 kg/ha After each cut
Potato, Sugar Beets etc. 1 - 5 kg/ha (max 150gm/1000 litres water) 4 - 10 kg/ha Every 2 weeks, first 10-14 days after planting
Turf, Lawn, Sport Fields (sprinkler system) 1.5 - 3 kg/ha (max 150gm/1000 litres water) 10 - 15 kg/ha After each cut during the growing season
Trees, shrubs (drip irrigation) 3 - 5 gm per tree   Every two weeks during growing season
Agriculture, Horticulture, Landscaping 10 - 15 gm/100 litres (max 0.015%) per spray application   In combination with every foliar fertiliser
Root Dipping 30 gm/20 litres per root dipping solution   Dip roots into the solution prior to planting
Seed Treatment (agriculture seeds) 200 gm/100 kg small seeds or 125 gm/100 kg big seeds   Blend it with the seeds
SPECIAL USAGE FOR NEW SPORTS FIELDS AND GOLF COURSES
Seed treatment 25 gm/100 litres of water   Soak turf seeds for 10 - 16 hours prior to planting
Seed bed treatment (dry application) 50 - 100 gm/100 m2 5 - 10 kg/ha Combine with granular fertiliser prior to planing grass seed
Seed bed application (liquid application) 5kg/1000 litres of water per ha 5 kg/ha One application prior to seeding
Hydro seeding 200 - 300 gm/100 litres of water   Mix it in tank and add other ingredients while stirring
Overhead irrigation 1 - 3 kg/ha (max 150 gm/1000 litres of water) 5 - 10 kg/ha Every 7 days in first year and after each cut in following years
ENRICHMENT OF COMPOST/SUBSTRATE
Blended with compost and substrate 800 - 1500 gm/cubic metre   Mix Humic Supreme 85 uniformly with compost before mixture is incorporated into soil

PRODUCTION OF COMPOST SUBSTRATE

Processing of compost and substrate 500 - 800 gm/cubic metre   2 - 3 applications - 2 at early stage of processing (speeds up decomposition and fixes Ammonia ions)
ADDITIVE TO GRANULATED FERTILISER
Fertilisers 3 - 5 kg/100kg Granulated fertiliser 2 - 10 kg/ha Blend dry with fertiliser prior to application
Nitrogen (Urea) 3 - 5 kg/100 kg Urea 10 kg /ha Blend dry with fertiliser prior to application