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Stay updated with the latest news from the field, future events, press releases, trials and testimonials. ​

  • melons

    How to grow juicy fleshy melons in Costa Rica

    How we love to eat juicy sweet fleshy melons or mix them in our smoothies. Our agronomist Elizabeth works closely with Melones del Sol in Costa Rica to grow the most juicy ones. Location: Nandayure, Guanacaste, Costa Rica Farm: Melones del Sol Costa Rica CaTs® is applied from sowing (transplanting) up to post-flowering and KTS® from fruit...
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    A story about citrus and the difficulty to uptake micronutrients

    At the citrus farm in the province of Sidi Kacem, Morocco they grow several varieties of clementines and oranges. The challenge for this orchard is the difficulty for trees to uptake micronutrients from the soil. Discover the whole story of how Lahcen, our agronomist and Ibrahim solved this problem with our liquid fertilizer Thio-Sul®, a source of...
  • fleuren

    Acquisition of storage and transshipment assets in the Netherlands

    Tessenderlo Group has agreed to acquire the assets of B.V. Fleuren Tankopslag, a tank storage and transshipment company for liquid products located in the Port of Cuijk (the Netherlands). The acquisition is expected to be completed by May 1, 2022, at the latest. After completion of the acquisition, Tessenderlo Group intends to integrate the...
  • Apples

    How are thiosulfates support the apple growers in Morocco

    Because apples are stored for a specific period by the farmer and due to some coloring issues Mohammed, an apple grower in Midelt, Morocco, uses our liquid fertilizers KTS® and CaTs®. Watch our new customer story of Mohammed and how our agronomist Lachen supports him to get a better harvest. Watch here
  • Walnutes

    The results of the use of CaTs® on walnuts in France

    Follow our agronomist Régis and Lydia walnut expert in department of Lot in France on their findings around the nutrition of the walnuts on the trees. A spectacular result of our trials on calcium thiosulfate, CaTs®, with a 30% increase on the yield due to the size effect. Discover more in our video.
  • field

    Our journey towards a more sustainable future

    A cleaner energy source that results in a lower carbon footprint and a strong reduction of emissions? Find out more about our journey towards a more sustainable future in this video
  • newag

    Quality of SOP, read more in the E-book of NewAg International

    Did you know that the quality level of water-soluble fertilizers is of the upmost importance? Read more about Tessenderlo Kerley's premium water-soluble products in the new E-book of New Ag International here
  • mexico melons

    Melon growth in Mexico

    In Valle de Yaqui, Sonora (Mexico), our agronomist Aubier Ortiz conducted a tour in a melon and watermelon performing the analysis and application of Nitro-Sul® for the displacement of salts in the soil. CaTs® and KTS® are incorporated into the nutrition plan in doses appropriate to crop growth and fruit development.
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    Tessenderlo Kerley, let's work together to create sustainable agriculture

    Discover why the active thiosulfate of our liquid fertilizers deliver the key nutrient sulfur for your crops and functions as a catalyst to enhance the intake of other nutrients.
  • customer story corn in France

    A new story about the sodic soils on the corn fields

    Discover how, through the application of calcium thiosulfate, we are addressing the sodic soil of corn fields in France. Watch our new customer story video here
  • mexico terminals

    Tessenderlo Kerley México’s new liquid fertilizer storage terminal in full operation

    Established in the center of the agricultural zone of Western Mexico, the La Barca terminal ensures the greater availability of liquid fertilizers for the states of Jalisco, Michoacán, Nayarit, and Colima. This terminal features equipment with high precision calibration and it operates under the strictest safety standards.
  • pineapple

    In a world full of apples, why not be a pineapple?

    Pineapple is one of the most popular tropical fruits in the world. And it is either consumed as a tasty and juicy fresh fruit or it is processed into slices, compotes, and juice. Costa Rica is the one of the world’s biggest trader of fresh pineapples.
  • Geleen

    Information session about our new Thio-Sul® plant in Geleen

    Today, Tessenderlo Kerley International (a business unit of Tessenderlo Group) organized an information session to present the plans for its new liquid fertilizer plant in Geleen (the Netherlands). The new factory for the production of Thio-Sul® (ammonium thiosulfate), a liquid fertilizer used for fertilizing broad-acre crops, will be built on the...
  • KTS on potatoes

    Higher yields realized when applying foliar KTS® on potato crops

    The application of fertilizer sources to the foliage in potato crops as a complement to soil fertilization is a common practice that is carried out during its production to increase yield and improve quality. Potato cultivation demands a high availability of potassium, mainly during tuberization and tuber development, which is a stage...
  • Safety MExico new

    Farmers’ visit confirms quality and safety of Tessenderlo Kerley’s distribution center in Mexico’s

    The Río Fuerte South Farmers Association (which is abbreviated to AARFS in Spanish) recently visited Tessenderlo Kerley’s distribution terminal in Navolato, Sinaloa (Mexico). The visit was made by its administrative managers and the people in charge of its facilities providing a service to the members who together own more than 12,000 hectares of...
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    CaTs® helps the maturation and thickness of the cotton fiber

    A number of benefits have been observed in the maturation of boll and increased cotton fiber fitness In Chihuahua, Mexico, more and more cotton-growing Mennonites are using CaTs, calcium thiosulfate, when the end of flowering is at the boll-filling stage. Pedro Friesen, a grower from the regio
  • Strategic ecology support

    Strategic ecology support for Tessenderlo Kerley Ham in Belgium

    With the support of Flemish Minister of Economy and Innovation Hilde Crevits, Tessenderlo Group in Ham will invest in a more sustainable energy system and heat recovery.
  • Sweeter papayas-May 4

    Sweeter papayas with better consistency and taste

    This is obtained through many years of experience and the use of thiosulfates ​In Tecomán, Colima (Mexico), the introduction of thiosulfates in the papaya fertilization program has led to higher profitability with better fruit quality (Brix and taste), increased yield, and enhanced soil condition
  • News_April 20_Grainfilling KTS

    KTS® is a potassium and sulfur source for corn

    It improves the grain filling and ensures reduced nitrogen application ​The thiosulfate molecule reduces the loss of ammoniacal nitrogen, thus increasing the efficiency of nitrogenous solutions and enabling growers to reduce nitrogen application in the form of ammonia gas.​ Growers in Los Moch
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    Onion growers are experiencing the benefits of thiosulfates

    Essential nutrients and a profitable solution for saline soils and hard water problems. ​In the Valley of Guaymas, Sonora (Mexico), soils are characterized by various problems including salts, alkaline pH, and the hard-well water with high sodium content.
  • News_April5_Strawberries01

    It's almost strawberry time all over the world

    Thiosulfates have proven their effectiveness by improving the quality and performance of strawberries. ​To produce good quality and high-yielding strawberry crops, good water quality and soils with a neutral pH (and more specifically, a low level of bicarbonate, sodium, and chloride) are required. Tessenderlo Kerley´s liquid thiosulfate...
  • News_March9_Brocoli03

    Increased broccoli yields in Mexico!

    Great news: broccoli hollow stem is reduced with the use of Thio-Sul®, KTS® and CaTs®. Thio-Sul stabilizes nitrogen, making it more efficient and reducing the negative contributions of this element.
  • News_February26_coffee01

    The secret to making high quality coffee has been revealed

    We all know a good cup of coffee starts with good coffee beans, but there are other ways to improve the quality of your coffee. Sulfur of Potash offers an excellent combination of potassium and sulfur, which are the key to producing high quality coffee.
  • Indian Bananas

    GranuPotasse® is making an impact in India on grapes and bananas

    Our agronomists in India have been working on showing the benefits of applying GranuPotasse® to various crops. ​Our agronomists in India have been working on showing the benefits of applying GranuPotasse® to various crops.