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					             Stop Blossom-End Rot
                  of Tomatoes
               Use 2 tablespoons (1 fl. oz.) per gallon of water.
                         Makes 16 gallons of spray.
                                        Guaranteed Analysis:
                                        Calcium as Ca..................................... 10.0%
                                        Chlorine, not more than....................... 22.0%
                                        Derived from Calcium Chloride



Blossom-end rot of tomatoes is a common problem encountered by the home gardener. It can be
recognized by the dark grey black sunken area on the blossom-end (bottom) of the fruit. This area
may be small or cover almost half the fruit. When large, the sunken area appears flat.

This problem is caused primarily by calcium deficency in the fruit. I future crops it may be reduced
by proper liming of the soil. But, on a crop already in progress, the plant must be supplied with
calcium very rapidly to correct the problem. This can be done with SA-50 Brand Blossom-End Rot
of Tomatoes.

Instuctions: Apply SA-50 Brand Stop Blossom-End Rot of Tomatoes as a spray using 2
tablespoonfuls (1 fluid ounce) per gallon of water. Apply as a thorough cover spray to foliage and
fruit. Use at weekly intervals for at least 3 sprays. This material may be added to regular sprays fro
insects and disease and is compatible with materials such as Malathion, Diazinon, Sevin, Dithane,
and Neutral Copper. Do not use greater than the recommended rate or injury to the plant may
result.

                                Statement of Practical Treatment
If Swallowed: Call a poison control center immediately. Induce vomitting by giving victim one or
two glasses of water and touching back of throat with finger. Do not induce or give anything by
mouth to an unconscious or convulsing person.
If in Eyes: Flush with water for 15 minutes. Consult a physician.
If on Skin: Flush skin with plenty of water. Remove contaminated clothing. Call a physician if
irritation persists.

                              KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
                                                 CAUTION:
May be harmful if swallowed. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Wash
hands and face after use.

Buyer assumes all risks of use, storage, or handling of this material not in strict accordance with directions and
precautions given herwith.


     Southern Agricultural Insecticides, Inc.
      Palmetto, FL 34220                     Hendersonville, NC 28793                        Boone, NC 28607

                                                     revised 1998

				
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