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Potato Europe 2011: Drought stress and fertiliser use – a field demonstration of K+S KALI GmbH

Sep 2, 2011

Longer periods without precipitation forced farmers to maintain yields under unfavourable weather conditions. Therefore, all available measures in crop production need to be utilised to optimize the use of the limited resource water. more

SOPIB Award 2011 for “Influence of the application of sulphate of potash on the yield and quality of citrus fruits and pineapples”

Jul 19, 2011

As representative of the SOPIB Board, Nicholas White presented the SOPIB Award 2011 to Jose Antonio Quaggio for his outstanding work in the field of the influence of the application of sulphate of potash on the yield and quality of citrus fruits and pineapples. more

K+S UK & Eire Ltd: Nutrient wheel launched at Cereals 2011

Jun 1, 2011

K+S UK & Eire Ltd are delighted to be in attendance on stand I951 at Cereals 2011 at Boothby Graffoe, Lincoln. The event is being used to launch a newly developed field calculator. more

What needs to be taken into consideration when setting up new wildlife browsing areas?

Apr 15, 2011

Below, Dr. Karl-Heinz Neuner, Regional Consultant for K+S KALI GmbH in Germany, will clarify the basic criteria for setting up new wildlife browsing areas. more

Improvement of wildlife habitats – proper fertilisation plays an important role

Apr 12, 2011

Hunting and forestry laws demand an adaptation of the large game population to local farming practice and to the landscape. The creation and maintenance of specific habitats has been included in the appropriate catalogue of measures (wildlife preservation). more

Chart of the Month: Potassium for Optimal Water Supply and Water Use Efficiency of Plants

Apr 6, 2011

The uptake of water by the plant’s root and the transport of the water to other parts of the plant are significantly determined by potassium. more

Fertile Soils for High-performance Crops, through Balanced Fertilisation

Mar 10, 2011

In order to thrive, plants require nutrients and trace minerals. For sustaining long-term fertility, the nutrients removed by the plants need to be returned to the soil. more

Chart of the Month: Soil is a Natural Water Reservoir – Potassium Supports Retention

Mar 3, 2011

Potassium does not only increase yields. This nutrient also influences soil stability, due to precipitated potassium salts, significantly increasing the soil’s water retention properties. more

Chart of the Month: Magnesium – Important for Every Stage of Plant Growth

Feb 10, 2011

It is a well-known fact that magnesium plays an important role in the formation of chlorophyll and in photosynthesis. Recent research results, however, have shown that storage organs, such as roots, tubers and grains, are also significantly affected by a deficit. more

A New Year – a New Look: The current ad campaign of the K+S KALI GmbH perfectly expresses the strengths of the company’s potassium and magnesium fertilisers

Jan 31, 2011

K+S KALI GmbH starts off the new year with a great new ad campaign. To agents and to farmers, this means: all advantages at one glance, and even more fun with the K+S KALI GmbH’s products. more

Belgium: Expo Report Interpom-Primeurs in Kortijk

Jan 25, 2011

Interpom-Primeurs is a bi-annual trade fair with a special emphasis on intensive farming, particularly of vegetables and potatoes. Between 28 and 30 November 2010, 14,000 visitors attended the fair. K+S KALI GmbH was one of the exhibitors. more

South Africa: Omnia Nutriology impressed with physical quality of K+S KALI products

Dec 23, 2010

Omnia Nutriology have for many decades, been a major manufacturer and distributor of fertiliser in the Sothern African market, and have been a long standing customer of K+S KALI for our MOP. more

Technical Article: Magnesium: A Forgotten Element in Crop Production

Dec 22, 2010

A contribution authored by Ismail Cakmak and Atilla M. Yazici, Istanbul, Turkey, published in the trade magazine Better Crops with Plant Food, volume 2010 Number 3, Mississauga, Canada. more

Chart of the Month: Price trends for important agricultural products – record prices of 2008 nearly achieved

Dec 17, 2010

During the past few months, international prices for agricultural products have recovered and have nearly achieved the record highs of 2008. more

Chart of the Month: The fourth most important staple food, worldwide

Nov 26, 2010

Potatoes are satisfying, nourishing and healthy. They are 100% edible – even their skins can be eaten. Around four fifths of a potato is water and the remainder contains many important nutrients. more

Chart of the Month: The K+S KALI GmbH Agricultural Service Worldwide

Oct 28, 2010

The highly competent and motivated K+S KALI GmbH team of experts consists of 40 regional consultants and internationally active agronomists. more

K+S KALI GmbH counts on partnerships for improving yields in Africa

Oct 21, 2010

Olivier Goujard, a member of the K+S KALI France team, was appointed to join the team of the International Potash Institute as the coordinator for Sub-Saharan Africa. He has made a commitment to increase fertiliser consultation in the 42 countries south of the Saharan belt. more

Climate change and plant nutrition

Oct 14, 2010

Intelligent fertiliser management with potassium and magnesium helps preserve our ever diminishing water resources. more

K+S Italia Srl will be present at Interpoma 2010

Oct 11, 2010

From 4th to 6th November 2010 in South Tyrol, that with more than 18.000 ha is the most important apple cultivation area in Europe, will take place the 7th edition of INTERPOMA. K+S Italia Srl will be present in Hall CD, stand C19/46. more

That was PotatoEurope 2010 – with lots of positive feedback for K+S KALI GmbH, too!

Sep 27, 2010

The PotatoEurope 2010 took place on 8-9 September at Bockerode manor, in Springe-Mittelrode near Hanover, Germany. The great number of international visitors is a clear indication of the potato’s potential for securing proper nutrition to a growing world population. more

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