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Hydration A-Plus™ Plant & Soil Hydrating Agent & Bicarbonate Reducer

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Provides uniform water movement and consistent Plant & soil moisture while reducing sodium and Bicarbonates! 

This new Plant & Soil Hydrating Agent dissolves bicarbonates and frees calcium. Available soil calcium will then displace soil sodium. The triple action of Hydration A-Plus™ results in:

  • Faster water penetration into soil
  • Consistent soil moisture due to
    uniform water movement
  • Prevents LDS due to its ability to
    hold moisture in soils that are
    water repellent
  • Dissolves bicarbonates due to the
    long lasting acid

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ALPHA MAT Solutions- These are exclusive Plant Food Company products which utilize our proprietary Mineral Acid Technology as the foundation to each formulation. This long-lasting acid based material performs for 21-28 days by releasing tied up nutrients, plus contains a soil penetrant for uniform water movement and salicylic acid that helps the plant manage the available moisture. 

Will ALPHA MAT Solutions benefit you? When you get a heavy rainfall, does your turf “green up” dramatically a day after?  If you are nodding your head YES, then ALPHA MAT Solutions will work wonders for you. This overnight green up is likely due to high bicarbonate soils. Why does this happen? Rain water pH is low and this acidic rain water solubilizes tied-up calcium bicarbonate. The available calcium can displace the sodium, and overnight, you will witness a greener, healthier turf.

When you have tied up soil nutrients, they cause no harm, but they are also not usable. So, what breaks the bonds and makes these nutrients available? The answer: ACIDS. When you can acidify the moisture around the bonded nutrients, the acidity of the water (high amounts of hydrogen) will weaken the bonds allowing the bonded nutrients to be released. In other words, ACID based products, such as ALPHA MAT Solutions, will solubilize nutrients and make them more available for plant up-take.

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