Trial H2Flo Apple

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Trial H2Flo Apple

Key conclusions
  • By using H2Flo, water regime was reduced by 25% without any detrimental effect of yield which actually increased in average by 4%
  • Despite 25% water reduction, when using H2Flo it tends to increase fruit sizes, especially in classes greater than 75 mm
  • By using H2Flo, apple growers could save in average 1100 euro/ha/year
 
General information
 
Objective: 
Demonstrate that applying H2FLO will result in a reduction in irrigation volume while maintaining or increasing yield.
 
When: 2 years trial
 
Trial stationIndependent trial station, UK
 
Crop: Apple / Cox la Vera
 
Application method: Irrigation
 
Soil type: Silt clay loamy (Sand 13%, Silt 64%, Clay 23%)
 
Assesments: Total Yield, Water distribution
 
H2Flo is a unique blend of surfactants designed to move water and fertilizers quickly and efficiently through soil. H2Flo leads the way in water conservation products with the highest concentration of active ingredients (88%) of the most advanced wetting agents available.