Reducing Citrus Peel Blemishes

Good crop nutrition, particularly with calcium and potassium, will maintain the integrity of the peel, helping to reduce the incidences of blemishes.

Crop Nutrition and Citrus Peel Blemishes

Ensuring a good calcium and potassium supply helps increase peel strength and resistance to blemishes such as pitting.

Other Crop Management Practices Reducing Citrus Peel Blemishes

wind scarring imageThe control of insects, mites, fungal, bacterial and other pests, will help minimize discolouration or disfiguration of the peel.

Windbreaks and the maintenance of a strong tree canopy will minimize wind scarring of the fruit.

Recommended Yara Fertilizers for Citrus

Citrus fertilizer programme

PROGRAMME 1 0.02 citrus crop program 1Elaborated by our specialists, Yara's nutrition programmes for citrus can help you to achieve excellent crop performance.