Angus Downcast 10 L

Angus Downcast 10 L

A non-pesticidal, plant nutrient based liquid that improves turf health and amends the local soil surface environment in areas facing the negative consequences from excessive surface casting.


Angus Downcast 10 L

A non-pesticidal, plant nutrient based liquid designed to amend the local soil surface environment thereby helping to minimise wear, slippery surfaces and deposition of weed seeds caused by excessive surface casting as part of a non-pesticidal pest management approach.

  • Helps rootzone structure by facilitating worm activity well below the sward surface
  • Contains low levels of nitrogen, sulphur and iron
  • Encourages rapid plant green up
  • No growth flushes as a consequence of using Downcast at recommended rates
  • Huge reduction in worm cast production on sward surface
  • Low scorch potential
  • Easily applied through standard spray equipment
  • Increases stress tolerance within the plant
  • Contains spray indicator dye
  • Encourages chlorophyll production within the leaf
  • For use on any grass surface where excessive casting is causing a problem

Product Analysis

Ingredient Oxide Value Elemental Value
Total Nitrogen (N)   5.10%
    Ammoniacal Nitrogen (N)   5.10%
Phosphorus Pentoxide (P2O5) 0.00% 0.00% P
Potassium Oxide (K2O) soluble in water 0.00% 0.00% K
    Calcium Oxide (CaO) 0.05% 0.03% Ca
    Sulphur Trioxide (SO3) 14.42% 5.77% S
    Iron (Fe)   0.28% Fe

Application Rates

Application Type Application Rate per hectare
1st application of the season (Sept – March) 20 L/ha in 250–400 L of water
Re-apply fortnightly if problem re-occurs 10 L/ha in 250–400 L of water

Sand based rootzones may require more frequent application; suggest 10 day intervals.
Allow 2–3 days from application to begin to see the benefits of reduction in surface casts.

PLEASE NOTE: Downcast is a cultural soil amendment and not a fertiliser. As such it should always be used as part of a standard fertility program. Always read and follow label instructions.

For further information on Downcast, please contact a member of our technical sales team on 01 841 7399.

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