What is the application rate for Biocat 1000?

The recommended application rate for Chandler Biocat 1000 depends on the type and amount of crop residue. The table below provides recommended application rates for various crops are stated, with the range of per-acre costs are rounded to the nearest $0.25 (based on purchases of gallon jugs at our regular retail price). These costs will be lower with larger volume purchases (2.5 gallon jugs or 30 gallon drums) or early-season discount program orders in the fall (September and October) or winter (December through March).

Crop Application Rate Cost per Acre
Corn (up to 150 BPA) 10 ounces per acre $7.00 per acre
Corn (150 to 180 BPA) 12 ounces per acre $8.50 per acre
Corn (180 to 200 BPA) 14 ounces per acre $9.75 per acre
Corn (over 200 BPA) 16 ounces per acre $11.25 per acre
Soybeans, oats, wheat, other cereal grains, alfalfa and other hay, grasses, and pasture 8-10 ounces per acre $5.50 to $7.00 per acre
Composting 15-20 ounces per 100 cubic feet of compost material $10.50 to $14.00

What is the nutrient content of crop residue?

The following table lists the typical tonnage and the pounds of nitrogen (N), phosphorus (P), and potassium (K) in one acre of post-harvest crop residue:

Crop Tons of residue Nitrogen Phosphorus Potassium
Corn (150 BPA) 5 tons 100 37 145
Corn (over 200 BPA) 10 tons 200 74 290
Soybeans 2 tons 90 20 50
Oat straw and stubble 2 tons 25 15 80
Wheat straw and stubble 3 tons 40 10 70

For more information

For more information on Chandler Biocat 1000, call (309) 659-7773 or e-mail info@midwestbio-tech.com.