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Azospirillum Culture

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Azospirillum is an eco-friendly liquid biological fertilizer formulation containing bacteria, Azospirillum which contain large amount of lipid granules, which enters the cortical cells of the root and fix up atmospheric nitrogen and also produces biologically active substances like vitamins, nicotinic acid, indole acetic acid, gibberellins etc and helps in better retention of flowers, enhancement of the number, size, colour, flavor of the produce. 

Advantages:

  • The effective strain used in Azospirillum culture fixes about 15 – 20 Kg. atmospheric nitrogen per hectare.

  • Certain growth promoting substances released by these cultures are useful for increasing the seed germination, plant growth and ultimately the yield.

  • In certain condition they also exhibit anti-fungal activities and thereby fungal diseases may be controlled indirectly.

  • About 10 to 15% increase of crop yield can be achieved with the use of these cultures.

Recommended crops:

Useful for all types of crops. Azospirillum cultures are useful for the cereals and cash crops viz. Wheat, Paddy, Bajra, Jowar, Maize, Mustard, Chilli, Cotton, Cumin, Banana, Sugarcane, Tea, Tobacco, Castor, Vegetables etc., as well as horticultural crops.

Dosages for Carrier based product:

Seed Treatment (for One Acre) : 250 Gms. / 10 Kg. Seeds 

Seedling Treatment (for One Acre) : 250 Gms.

Soil Treatment (for One Acre) : 1 Kg