ECTOL Plant & Crop Nutrition
Science working in harmony with nature
ECTOL is a family owned business, created by farmers, for farmers. We manufacture and supply crop and pasture nutrition, growth promotants, plant protectants and soil amendments, for agriculture and horticulture. ECTOL was born with a long-term vision - to improve farm production using smart science, in harmony with nature.
With 20 years of research and development, ECTOL’S range of plant, crop and soil nutrition are proven to work. We have incorporated leading edge technologies to maximise the effectiveness of our products, to increase yields, whilst reducing waste or environmental damage.
+61 02 9816 2057
Phosta K – Organic Potash – Hitting the Sweet Spot in the Sandy Soils of WA
Many farmers look to soil specialists and animal specialists when identifying opportunities to strengthen their farming operation. For Ken Bailey of Haslen Technologies, WA, the sweet spot is found when soil health drives plant health and finishes with healthy, high producing animals.
Pasture Feed Compared to Forage and Concentrates – What’s the Best Bang for your Buck?
A recent analysis of the cost of dairy pasture (dry matter) in Australia, compared to alternative feeds, including forage and feed concentrates, reported a pasture cost, including all inputs (fertiliser, irrigation, pasture management etc.) of $135/tonne of dry matter (TDM), compared to the forage and concentrate alternative feeds of $370/TDM (Ref-1).