We had a great day sharing knowledge at the Science of Farming workshops organised by the Food and Farming Discovery Trust – Norfolk’s hub for food and farming education 🚜🐑🐮🌱 Our interactive workshops gave the children hands on experience of the science behind foliar feeding plants – thanks to all the children who joined in 👍 … Continue reading OMEX inspires a new generation!
OMEX appoints new sales manager for Scotland OMEX Agriculture has appointed Mhairi Robertson as its sales manager for Scotland, replacing Gavin Inglis who recently retired. Mhairi is from a farming background and graduated from Edinburgh University in 1997 with a degree in agricultural science and is FACTS qualified. Mhairi has extensive experience working in food … Continue reading OMEX appoints new sales manager for Scotland
World supplies of nutmeg and mace, two ‘rich and ‘rare’ spices from the east, could be under threat from a mysterious disease and decline affecting the Myristica fragrans tree from which nutmeg powder(from the seed) and mace (from the red seed covering) are sourced. Nutmeg fruit and seed is rich in a range of mineral nutrients … Continue reading Nutmeg and mace under threat
RICH VOLCANIC SOIL, ample rainfall and an equable climate are core advantages of growing vegetable crops in the tropical highlands. However, the naturally high soil fertility of upland soils in the tropics is not enough to satisfy the nutrient demands of fast-growing vegetable crops. Fertiliser application is a crucially important component of any cultivation schedule. … Continue reading Foliar Feeding Vegetables in Africa’s uplands
OMEX Programme in Blueberries, Mexico 2018 Application Programme Evaluation Results: Production per Plant Comparison of yields per Ha Cost Benefit Costs of OMEX Materials: OMEX Bio 20 litre: 280 pesos, OMEX Zn 70 litre: 370 pesos Average Price of Blueberry: 1 kilogram of blueberry: 56 pesos, Average weight per fruit variety Arana: 9g … Continue reading How to improve Blueberry yield
The Importance of Plant Health Written by Scott Baker – OMEX Crop Nutrition Agronomist Currently, UK Growers have hundreds of Active Ingredients (AI) at their disposal, but it’s widely expected the list will be significantly reduced in the next 5-10 years. Not only will the list get smaller, out in the field we’re seeing resistance … Continue reading The Importance of Plant Health
Grow With OMEX USA Take a look at this Almond Orchard, located in California, USA. OMEX products were used throughout the growing season and post harvest to ensure high quality and maximum yield potential. OMEX has operated in the USA since 1997 and is now based in Selma, California. The USA branch of OMEX manafactures … Continue reading Grow With OMEX USA
Take a look at the difference in these pea plants in our latest trial on Bio 20 ! Key benefits of applying Bio 20: Increases root mass and reduces stress Apply early in the crop cycle Especially effective on seedlings and transplanted crops for improved establishment Contains EBA Technology – Enhanced Bio-Availability Promotes root and top … Continue reading Grow with OMEX Bio 20!
Using a combined programme of OMEX Zinc 70, Bio 20 and DP98 with ensure a quality, high yielding crop. Regular applications of Zinc 70 will promote growth hormone production, which along with increased root biomass from Bio 20 helps the agave plant reach it’s optimal yield. DP98 acts as a root stimulant and health promoter. … Continue reading Growing Agave?
OMEX will be attending this years Zootechnia exhibition in Thessaloniki in Greece. Zootechnia is the only specialised event in Greece and the Balkans, regarding livestock and poultry and is being held for the 11th time from 31 January to 3 February at the Thessaloniki International Exhibition Centre. All major businesses will be present at Zootechnia and they will present the latest developments … Continue reading Are you attending Zootechnia? Come and visit us!