Tech Talk Educational Video Series 2016

An informative and insightful video series featuring Grant Borgward has been released for 2016. It has been called FARMER TO FARMER with very good reason.

What's in the Series

  • Series 1 Vol. 1
    Phosphorus

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about Phosphorus

    Topic: Phosphorus
    Products Mentioned: Ultra Foliar and Rapid Foliar

    The importance of phosphorus is well understood by farmers. This presentation gives a thorough understanding of how well phosphorus performs when applied as a foliar spray application together with the secondary benefits it gives.

  • Series 1 Vol. 2
    Getting Value for Money

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about Getting Value for Money

    Topic: Value for Money
    Products Mentioned: Rapid Zinc

    Good decision making when it comes to nutrients can be critical to yield outcome. This presentation evaluates the thought processes undertaken at this particular time and recommends value-adding for your dollar investment.

  • Series 1 Vol. 3
    Applying Trace Elements

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about Applying Trace Elements

    Topic: Foliar Application
    Products Mentioned: Ultra Foliar

    Thinking about the plant's ability to access trace elements is a worthwhile exercise. This presentation compares the differences between granular and foliar applications of trace elements for a crop and explains the benefits.

  • Series 1 Vol. 4
    The Best means of Nutrient Uptake

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about The Best means of
    Nutrient Uptake

    Topic: Nutrient Uptake
    Products Mentioned: Ultra Foliar

    There are differences to the way in which plants access nutrients and there are different ways in which they can be applied. This presentation explores the different outcomes when applied via the soil and via the leaf.

  • Series 1 Vol. 5
    What Form of Trace Element is Best ?

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about What Form of Trace
    Element is Best ?

    Topic: Trace Elements
    Products Mentioned: Ultra Foliar and Rapid Foliar

    Different forms of trace elements exist on the market today. This presentation examines four different means – with oxide, sulphate, chelate and phosphate and presents a case for choosing wisely.

  • Series 1 Vol. 6
    Hidden Hunger and the Benefit of Broad-spectrum Foliar

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about Hidden Hunger and the Benefit of Broad-spectrum Foliar

    Topic: Hidden Hunger
    Products Mentioned: Ultra Foliar

    When you lose yield as a result of an unseen nutrient deficiency it is difficult and often devastating for the crop. This presentation makes the case for bypassing the soil with Ultra Foliar through the leaf so that all nutrients are accessed evenly by the crop.

  • Series 1 Vol. 7
    Broad-spectrum Ultra Foliar

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about Broad-spectrum Ultra Foliar

    Topic: Ultra Foliar
    Products Mentioned: Ultra Foliar and Rapid Foliar

    Supplying twelve nutrients, at the same time, and in one Broad-spectrum application is an efficient and effective process. This presentation tells of the beneficial outcomes for the crop.

  • Series 1 Vol. 8
    Combating Paddock Variability and Hidden Hunger

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about Combating Paddock Variability and Hidden Hunger

    Topic: Paddock Variability Hidden Hunger
    Products Mentioned: Ultra Foliar and Rapid Foliar

    Paddock variability and hidden hunger are issues that impact most farmers today. It is important that fertiliser investments help overcome these problems. This presentation explains some of the benefits afforded by RLF products to help.

  • Series 1 Vol. 9
    The Importance of Building Natural Soil Fertility

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about The Importance of Building Natural Soil Fertility

    Topic: Soil Fertility
    Products Mentioned: BSN Seed Primer and Ultra Foliar

    Building natural soil fertility is of ongoing consequence for farmers and if this can be done as part of a regular fertiliser program it is a significant bonus. This presentation presents the many benefits that flow from the continual building of soil organic matter crop after crop and how RLF products can help with this process.

  • Series 1 Vol. 10
    Benefits of the RLF Fertiliser Program

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about Benefits of the
    RLF Fertiliser Program

    Topic: RLF Fertiliser Program
    Products Mentioned: Ultra Foliar

    RLF has been manufacturing liquid fertiliser products for over 25 years. In that time there have been many significant and world-leading developments for the company. This presentation outlines how an RLF fertiliser program functions and how the practicalities and benefits of it bring advantageous returns.

  • Series 1 Vol. 11
    Integrated Fertiliser Management

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about Integrated
    Fertiliser Management

    Topic: IFM
    Products Mentioned: BSN Seed Primer and Ultra Foliar

    Integrated Fertiliser Management (or IFM) is a key RLF concept. It makes perfect business sense and complements today's most common farmer practices. This presentation explains exactly what it is, and how beneficial crop and financial outcomes can flow from its inclusion

  • Series 1 Vol. 12
    Focus on Seeds

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about Focus on Seeds

    Topic: Seed
    Products Mentioned: BSN Seed Primer

    The importance of high quality seed should never be overlooked. This presentation considers ways in which your seed lot can be enhanced immeasurably, and how it will not only drive better crop outcomes but secondary benefits as well.

  • Series 1 Vol. 13
    The Best Preparation for your Seeds

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about The Best Preparation for
    your Seeds

    Topic: Seed
    Products Mentioned: BSN Seed Primer

    Managing your seed for next year's harvest is an important part of farming practice. But thinking of ways in which your seed can have value added to it is also a useful thing to do. This presentation looks at the ways and means of preparing for your for
    best outcome.

  • Series 1 Vol. 14
    BSN Seed Primer

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about BSN Seed Primer

    Topic: BSN Seed Primer
    Products Mentioned: BSN Seed Primer

    Accepting that a seed lot with high nutrient concentration gives more yield, imagine the beneficial results if there was a way to ensure that this happened year after year. This presentation has found that way with BSN Seed Primer.

  • Series 1 Vol. 15
    Setting your Crop for more Viable Tillers

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about Setting your Crop for more Viable Tillers

    Topic: Seed
    Products Mentioned: BSN Seed Primer

    Fertilising the seed is a concept that is unknown to a lot of farmers. But it is a viable concept, that ultimately drives more viable tillers. This presentation looks a little deeper into the practice of seed priming.

  • Series 1 Vol. 16
    How BSN Seed Primer Works

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about How BSN Seed Primer Works

    Topic: BSN Seed Primer
    Products Mentioned: BSN Seed Primer

    Seed primers are relatively new to the market and RLF's seed primer BSN is a highly engineered fertiliser for seed that has been shown to work time after time, trial after trial. It is a world-leading product. This presentation explains exactly what it is, how it works and the added benefits it brings.

  • Series 1 Vol. 17
    The RLF Advantage

    Title

    Grant Borgward talks about The RLF Advantage

    Topic: Product Range
    Products Mentioned: BSN Seed Primer and Ultra Foliar

    The significance of getting nutrient into the leaf or inside the seed should not be overlooked. Why make your crops work harder than they have to. High performance fertilisers that are based on low pH technology are revolutionising the world of agriculture and this technology is backed by 25 years of product development and on-farm experience. This presentation talks of that significance.

Although Grant has been RLF’s National Sales Manager for the past 18 years, he is first and foremost a farmer. He relates to the experiences of farmers in all growing environments and has vast knowledge about the practicalities of fertiliser routines and practice. He also has an empathetic appreciation of the difficulties often associated with farming enterprise and he brings much of this experience whilst talking to you in each of the videos.

In the series Grant covers a range of topics, all important to farmers and growers. He gives sound advice about value-adding to every investment decision you make and explains in simple and straightforward terms some of the solutions available for the farmer today.

RLF products, their characteristics and benefits feature throughout the video series – and as you view them several options are available to you. Downloadable and/or a printed summary of each of the presentations is just one of them. Links that can easily be made to further information about a practice or a product mentioned is another.

This series has been developed to enable farmers everywhere to draw knowledge and inspiration from a fellow farmer as well as to spread further the message of RLF products.

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