RainDrops, with its rapid, soil penetrating and humectant retaining properties, is the ideal complementary product for delivery and distribution of nutritional programs designed for soil applications via permanent irrigation systems, maximizing root absorption, reducing potential growth stress and enhancing production.
RainDrops, a glycerin based penetrating humectant, has the ability to reduce surface tension for a uniformly dispersed penetration, both laterally and vertically, into the soil and extend water retention capabilities within the root zone. The retention of soil moisture, up to 35% in certain soil types, decreases crop or turf stress and improves moisture management.
Yes, RainDrops is patented and yes, there may be other companies offering similar formulas that claim 3rd party evaluations; university testing, independent cooperator trials, participant field trials and product benefits, etc., using their product trade name in attempt to mirror the brand name successes of RainDrops. We’d recommend if you should encounter such products, ask the providing company to supply any and all data associated to validate their claims.
Typically, RainDrops™ is applied, up to 21 days between applications, at 1 quart per acre per application 4 times during crop season for agriculture and 1 gallon per 100,000 sq. ft. every 15-30 days on turf & ornamentals. Intervals and rates, per application, may be varied depending on crop, turf, ornamental and irrigation cycles. RainDrops™ may be applied through pressurized irrigation systems, over the top or spray directly on soil surface. If over the top or soil directed, it is recommended that water immediately following to ensure efficacy. Uses may vary depending on local agricultural conditions. Consultant your professional crop, turf or ornamental advisor for more details.
RainDrops can be applied to any crop, turf or ornamental on any soil type and in most common application practices. See crop label for more details. Additionally, it may be used in combination with liquid fertilizers or crop protectant materials in pressurized irrigation systems. While we have not seen any physical incompatibilities with fertilizers, it is always best to use the jar test method. Consult with your professional crop, turf or ornamental advisor on compatibilities with crop protection products.
RainDrops is packaged in 275 gallons totes and 2.5 gallon jugs. Bulk deliveries of quantities greater than 4,500 is also available upon request.