Andersons Foltec Fortify 6 - 0 - 0 Fertilizer is a specially formulated foliar fertilizer that offers balanced nutrition to plants, specifically for turf and ornamental plants. Contains the right amount of calcium which improves water penetration and prevents the chemical imbalance of the soil plus, it comes with essential micronutrients and seaplant nutrients. It has protein hydrolysate, iron, and manganese as additional active ingredients which is also beneficial on plants. This product is ideal to use on warm, transitional, and cool-season turfgrasses like athletic fields, lawns, golf courses, tees, greens, and fairways. It is highly recommended to use continuously with a dispersible granular nutrition product during the growing period. For better results, apply the fertilizer from when the plant starts to grow in spring until the active growth stops during late fall. May be applied to both dry and wet foliage. Available in a 2.5-gallon jug.
Total Nitrogen - 6% Calcium - 6% Iron - 0.50% Manganese - 0.50%
For use in
All turfgrasses (cool, transitional, and warm season) including lawns, athletic fields and golf courses: fairways, greens, and tees and ornamental plants.
Cool Season Turf Application Rates: (3-6 fluid ounces product/1,000 sq. ft.) may be repeated at 7-14 day intervals. Warm Season Turf Application Rates: (4-8 fluid ounces product/1,000 sq. ft.) may be repeated at 7-14 day intervals.
Turf Applications: Foltec Fortify may be applied as a foliar spray application on all turf grasses (cool, transitional, and warm season) including lawns, athletic fields and golf courses: fairways, greens, and tees. Apply anytime during the growing season, from the time turf starts greening up in spring until active growth stops in late fall. May be applied to wet or dry foliage. Multiple applications enhance the performance of this product. A sound fertility program is most effective when used continually in conjunction with dispersible granular nutrition products spaced throughout the growing season. Consult your Andersons territory manager or distributor sales representative for a customized application program utilizing Andersons granular and fluid fertilizer products. Allow foliage to dry prior to irrigation. Water turf prior to next mowing to remove any remaining product from foliage.
Dilution Information: Determine the desired N application rate and the intended dilution (fertilizer should be applied as a spray solution with a total volume of 1-2 gallons/1000 square feet).
Cool Season Turf Application Rates: (3-6 fluid ounces product/1,000 sq. ft.) may be repeated at 7-14 day intervals.
Warm Season Turf Application Rates: (4-8 fluid ounces product/1,000 sq. ft.) may be repeated at 7-14 day intervals.
Tank Mixing: Shake or agitate product before use. Add ½ of the total water to the spray tank. Activate sprayer agitation, measure appropriate volume of fertilizer concentrate and add to the spray tank. Bring spray tank to a total volume of water. Adequate agitation is required to keep the product in suspension. If tank mixing with pesticides, test compatibility before adding to spray mix. Perform a small jar test. Fertilizer should be applied in 1-2 gallons of spray solution.
Tree and Ornamental Applications:
Foliar Sprays: May be used in foliar tree and shrub feeding program and applied in conjunction with a crop protection chemical program. It is recommended to do a “jar test” for compatibility. A suggested rate of application is one gallon of product per 100 gallons of spray solution. For concentrated sprays of less than 100 gallons, reduce the rate of product to stay within the recommended solution ratio. CAUTION - should be exercised by the professional applicator before applying Foltec Fortify to sensitive trees and shrubs.
Fertigation: For fairway turf, follow rates recommended by fertigation equipment and existing fertility program. For horticultural applications, follow Best Management Practices for the crop being grown and the type of fertigation equipment being used. Take into account other products being applied through fertigation equipment prior to using Foltec Fortify product.
Precautions: Test chemical compatibilities before tank mixing. Do not apply to the foliage of any plant when temperatures are likely to approach or exceed 90°F while the foliage is still wet from the application Avoid applications during high-stress periods, or when plants are not actively growing, or during hot, dry periods of the day. Not recommended for sole use when planting new turf areas unless indicated by soil testing.