Biota Manga

Biota Manga is a concentrated single manganese fertiliser, based on lignosulphonic acid and part of our liquid organic single fertilizer line. Due to the unique production process, the nutrients are 100% present in solution and can therefore be taken up directly by the plant. The product is fully made from plant-based materials and certified for use in organic agri- and horticulture. The ingredients are partly sourced from agricultural waste. Due to the natural origin the nutrient content may vary.

Biota Manga improves the photosynthesis of the crops. It manages enzymes which are responsible for green leaves. A shortage of manganese in the soil causes a pale green discolouration and speckled sports on the plant. Use Biota Manganese preventative for optimal growth and curative when manganese deficiency occurs in the crop. Manganese creates strong cellular walls. Biota Manganese therefore increases resistance against fungal diseases.

The absorption of manganese is highly dependent on a correct pH value of the soil. Manganese has an antagonistic effect on iron.

Composition

% w/w
Manganese (Mn)
Complexed by ligno-sulphonic acids
6%

Properties

ColourDark brown
pH7
Specific gravity (g/cc)1.29

Packaging

Amount (litre)
Bottle0.25, 0.5, 1
Can10, 20
Drum220
IBC1000

Storage

Store in a dark and dry location at 10 – 30 °C.

Shelf life 1.5 – 2 years.

Benefits
  • Prevents necrosis
  • Very suitable for use in irrigation systems
  • Can be administered as leaf fertilizer
  • Direct and quick uptake
  • Prevents manganese deficiency
  • Increases resistance against stress conditions
  • Higher cellulair division
Application

It is advised to always have an expert make a fertilization plan and to start with a test application. No guarantees can be given in the event of incorrect use.

Application Dose Indication
Irrigation 2 – 3,5 l/ha Up to 4 – 8 applications, or follow recipe
Foliar application 2,5 – 4 cc/liter Every two weeks
Crop Application
Vegetables 1,5 – 3 liter/ha every 7 days, dripping 1,5 -2.0 liter/ha
Cotton 1,5 – 3 liter/ha
Corn 1 – 2 liter/ha
Citrus and fruit trees 1,5 – 3,5 liter/ha every 10 days till the crop has recovered
Grapevine and olive 1,5 – 2,5 liter/ha in 400 liter water
Ornamental 2,5 – 3,5 liter/ha in a mininmum of 400 lts water, dripping 2 – 3 liter/ha
Potato 1,5 – 2,5 liter/ha every 10 days till the crop has recovered
Downloads
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Biota Manga SDS - EN

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Biota Manga Technical Data Sheet - EN

    Certifications
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    Control Union EU Inputs

    Control Union Certifications Standards on Inputs (based on EEC 834/2007 and 889/2008)

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    Control Union NOP Inputs

    Control Union Certifications Standards based on the National Organic Program of the US Department of Agriculture