Groundwork BioAg and its exclusive Brazilian distribution partner, NovaTero BioAg, announced a new product offering for Brazilian farmers this growing season, Rootella BR Ultra, which expands the scope of in-furrow application and seed treatment methods in soybeans, corn and other cereals.
Rootella BR Ultra is the most concentrated mycorrhizal inoculant on the market, containing 167,000 viable propagules per gram of Rhizophagus intraradices, with an application rate as low as 15 grams per hectare.
“As farmers manage unusually dry weather for the season, our expanded product portfolio offers additional choices for Brazilian farmers, especially as many switch to Safrinha,” said Bernardo Arnaud, president of NovaTero. “Farmers in Brazil continue to benefit from adding Rootella to their farm management practices to protect soil and plant health while extending insurance above and below ground against environmental stresses.”
Over the past three years, NovaTero has helped Brazilian farmers naturally increase yield, reduce phosphorus dependence and improve soil carbon sequestration by applying proven Rootella BR mycorrhizal inoculants. “As part of our strategy to expand our mycorrhizal bio-platform, we continue to set the standard for profitable mycorrhizal concentration at commercial scale,” said Dr. Yossi Kofman, co-founder and CEO of Groundwork BioAg.
Kofman adds, “As the impact of climate change continues around the world, we are committed to helping increase the productivity of major crops, such as those in key breadbaskets like Brazil. As the “queen of organic products”, mycorrhiza offers the most powerful natural defense. against chronic drought while reducing the need for synthetic fertilizers.
After securing the only definitive commercial registration in Brazil, the companies’ exclusive partnership has accelerated innovation to meet demand from the rapidly growing Brazilian market, where the organic market is expected to see a double-digit CAGR in the coming years. to come.
The Rootella BR portfolio includes two of the most concentrated mycorrhizal formulations on the market today.