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Epson Salt and Borax

II've been told a cheap and effective way to add sulfur is to use Epson Salts and Borax. The recommended amount figures to 1/20 lb of each per acre foliar applied. I'm extremely low in both areas and was looking to up rate to 1/4 lb per acre sprayed on ground pre-plant this fall for wheat. Thoughts? Concerns?


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we have used as much as 5# of epsom salts foliar per application on trees, with no ill effects. We haven’t specifically used borax, but we u...


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You are going to get funny looks leaving Sam’s Club with shopping carts full of just those 2 things. Lol. Never heard of this, but find it i...


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