Seaweed Tonics

Pastoral Improvements provides New Zealand made Seaweed Tonics. These products are highly efficient and can match the diverse needs of our farmers. These high-quality products enable achieving your farming goals with the benefits to your soil health and to the environment vs using chemical fertilisers. These solutions also can provide you with long-lasting effects that boost your farming outputs long-term.

Please see our products below or contact our team of professionals who can suggest you an alternative solution when considering your farming situation.

Captain Crimson Clover
Captain Crimson Clover
kOFERT

NZ Seaweed extract is especially designed for your soil and plant health.

Used by those who contribute to the greater care of our planet by caring for their plants and soil.
KoFert is a liquid seaweed derived concentration to promote plant and soil vitality. A truly unique blend of NZ seaweed species resulting in a seaweed extract containing beneficial naturally occurring biostimulants, amino acids and multiple trace elements.

Here at Pastoral Improvements we liked KoFert , and the advantages it brings, so much we have invested in it. KoFert was developed by Scientists at NZ Manuka, researched and produced specifically to increase plant and soil health.

We are in the business of finding natural based solutions and Seaweed products fit perfectly with our philosophy.

KoFert is an essential partner to our extensive Pastoral seed range and our Enviopastue seed mixes.

BENEFITS:

  • KoFert is a natural nutrient rich plant food providing quick efficient and absorbable food for your plants.
  • Designed to help improve plant and soil biology, it’s a great plant and soil tonic with no harmful residues.
  • KoFert uses freshly collected seaweed species combined specifically for this purpose. The mixed blend of up to 10 red, green and brown seaweeds each have unique nutritional profiles which combine to provide naturally occurring mineral, trace elements and amino acids which are readily available to plant and soil biology.
  • KoFert is formulated for plant and soil vitality structure and function it contains beneficial naturally occurring biostimulants amino acids and multiple trace elements, see attached data sheet.
  • KoFert is manufactured using a fermentation process this breaks down the trace elements in perfect balance and makes them readily available to plants and soil.
  • KoFert will help to produce healthier root systems thus increasing soil biology and maximizing nutrient uptake.
  • KoFert gives a foliar boost as it provides a natural pathway to maximize plant health.
  • KoFert has been shown to enhance the effectiveness of many modern herbicides and fungicides.
  • Seaweed has been used for thousands of years, it offers a balance full range of nutrients.

Available in 1000 litre and 20 litre containers delivered nationwide.
Compared to anything else on the market, KoFert offers the best value for your plant and soil nutrition.

 

PRODUCT ANALYSIS ppm

Nitrogen                                     231

Phosphorus                              92

Potassium                                  647

Sulfur                                           216

Calcium                                      442

Magnesium                              265

Sodium                                       558

Iron                                              62

Copper                                       <1

Manganese                              3

Zinc                                              1

Boron                                          7

Cobalt                                         <2

Molybdenum                          <2

Selenium                                   <5

 

USAGE STRATEGY

> Application Rates

Pastures/Foliar Spray: 5 litres per hectare

Cropping: 5-10 litres per hectare

> Dilution Rates

  • Aerial Application

1 part KoFert to 2 parts water

(Optimum 1 to 3)

 

  • Ground Application

Boom, Rose, Jet

1 part KoFert to 30 parts water

(Optimum 1 to 50)

Quad / C-Dax – 60 litre tank

1 part KoFert to 6 parts water

 

> Horticulture and Orchards

10 litres per hectare

Monthly – 1 part KoFert to 50 parts water

> Trickle Irrigation

1 part KoFert to 100 parts water

> Application timing

Optimum application times are early morning or late evening – Do not apply in direct sunlight

> Seasonal Application

Early Spring

Early Autumn

     

      Kobee seaweed tonic
      Kobee seaweed tonic
      Kobee

      Developed by Beekeepers for Beekeepers in NZ.

      Kobee is a liquid seaweed derived concentrated tonic for supplementing bee food, it contains naturally extracted amino acids and trace elements necessary for strong healthy hives and happy productive bees.

      Here at Pastoral Improvements we liked Kobee and the results it brings to beekeepers, so much we have invested in it. KoBee was developed by Scientists at NZ Manuka, researched and produced specifically to increase bee health and honey production, and of course to provide total nutrition.

      We are in the business of finding natural based solutions and Seaweed products fit perfectly with our philosophy
      Kobee is an essential partner to our extensive Pastoral seed range and our Enviopastue seed mixes.

      BENEFITS:

      • KoBee is a natural mineral and amino acid supplement to be added to bee feed for optimal bee vitality and hive health (acids are the essential building blocks to optimal bee health.)
      • Including the essential amino acids Kobee also contains the recommended daily requirement of minerals & trace elements.
      • Kobee uses freshly collected seaweed species combined specifically for this purpose.The mixed blend of up to 10 red, green and brown seaweeds each have unique nutritional profiles which combine to give a much wider range of nutrients.
      • Kobee has the highest amino acid profile of all similar products avail in NZ
      • The manufacturing process ensures the seaweed is washed to reduce the sodium content. Important for your honey production.
      • Kobee is manufactured using a fermentation process this breaks down the trace elements in perfect balance and makes them readily available to the bees, yeast has the added property of adding a Vitamin B supplement

      Available in 1000 litre and 20 litre containers delivered nationwide.

      The Kobee Range offers the best value for your bee nutrition, compared to anything else on the market.

       

      USAGE STRATEGY

      Use Kobee as part of your regular feeding cycle to ensure your hives stay strong year round, feed when honey is harvested pre-winter and again as a pre-honey production boost in spring.

      The ideal dilution is recommended by beekeepers at 20/30ml per litre of sugar syrup. Because Kobee is such a balanced product it is near impossible to over supplement with our product.

      You are also might be interested in the improvement of your soil quality and biodiversity. To read more, we suggest to visit covercrops.co.nz

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      We distribute via all independent seed resellers.
      Contact us and we can help streamline the delivery process to insure your reseller can deliver as fast as possible.

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