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To remind growers to apply molybdenum on a regular basis.
Molybdenum is required for healthy pasture growth across most of Victoria.
It is especially important for nitrogen fixing legumes.
Molybdenum deficient legumes look N deficient.
Molybdenum should be applied every 5 to 8 years.
No more molybdenum should be applied than is necessary as excess molybdenum reduces the availability of copper to livestock.
Stock should be excluded from fields for six weeks after molybdenum application to reduce the risk of copper deficiency in livestock.
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