Kimitec Espartan is a product formulated from organic matter obtained from selected vegetable concentrate remains and is rich in organic matter (33.50%) and Fulvic Acids (19.00%). It stimulates the development of the green leaf structures and fruits of plants. It also contributes with the essential elements; Nitrogen at 2.70%, Phosphorous at 3.03%, and Potassium at 2.60%. We use an application rate of .5ml – 2ml per gallon depending on the volume of water and age/size of plant crop.
The color of Kimitec Espartan is black/brown, typical of organic matters with a rich molasses smell. The density is 1.19 g/cc and the pH is 5.80-5.90. Espartan is a product that can to be used for aquaponic, hydroponics or applied to the soil. Espartan is useful for plant metabolism, increases the development of the roots, increases microbial life and assists in nutrient absorption. Kimitec Espartan is NOP Organic Certified.
Espartan is extremely soluble and will not leave a biofilm buildup in tank or irrigation systems. It will however darken the water with naturally occurring tannins and can stain white raft boards. We have found Espartan to be safe for fish in a coupled aquaponic system.