SPIC Zinc Sulphate (Zinc 21%)
5 kg / 10 kg / 25 kg / 50 kg Bags
SPIC Zinc Sulphate (Zinc 21%)

SPIC Zinc Sulphate (Zinc 21%)

APPLICATION APPLICATION

SPIC Zinc Sulphate application is the most common and successful long term strategy for eliminating zinc deficiencies.

SPIC Zinc Sulphate can be applied as basal by broadcasting mixed with required sand and can also be applied as top-dressing / placement as detailed in the table.

Crop Dosage/acre Time of application
Paddy, Wheat 10 kg At the time of planting or 15 days after planting.
Sugarcane 10 kg Between 30 and 60 days of planting.
Banana, Coconut 20 kg Between 3 and 5 months of planting.
Cotton 15 kg Between 25 and 35 days of sowing
Vegetables, Groundnut, Turmeric, Pulses, Maize 10 kg At the time of planting/sowing

Description

SPIC Zinc Sulphate contains 21% zinc, an essential component of various enzymes systems for energy production, protein synthesis, and growth regulation. Zinc has the most obvious effect on photosynthesis. All flowering plants require Zinc for flower production, fruit set and seed set. Almost 50% of Indian soils are deficient in Zinc. Among all secondary and micro nutrients, deficiencies of Zinc have more devastating effect on cultivated crops.

SPIC Zinc Sulphate is a highly water soluble, transparent, colorless, crystalline compound, containing sulphur, which is also an essential element. It can be used for all crops.

SPECIFICATION

S. No. Composition Content
1. Matter insoluble in water per cent by weight Maximum 1.0%
2. Zinc (as Zn) per cent by weight Minimum 21.0%
3. Lead (as Pb) per cent by weight Maximum 0.003%
4. Copper (as Cu) per cent by weight Maximum 0.1%
5. Magnesium (as Mg) per cent by weight Maximum 0.5%
6. pH not less than   4.0%
7. Sulphur (as S),per cent by weight Minimum 10.0%
8. Cadmium (as Cd), per cent by weight Maximum 0.0025%
9. Arsenic (as As),per cent by weight Maximum 0.01%