Skeepon Turf

What types of turf can I use Skeepon Turf on?

The Skeepon Turf can be used on any type of turf, including bentgrass, Korean grass, and Tifton.

When is the most effective time to apply the Skeepon Turf?

We recommend mixing the Skeepon Turf with watering in the morning or evening, or after watering.

How much of the Skeepon Turf should I use at one time?

Spray at least 250 ml of diluted Skeepon Turf solution on 1 m2 of turf.
The larger the volume of spray (water), the more effective it will be.

What concentration of the Skeepon Turf should I use?

Use a dilution of 200 to 500.

How much of the product should I use?

Using a 500 dilution, use at least 500 ml/m2.
If you use a 250 dilution, then use 1,000 ml/m2, the effect will be stronger and last longer.
In the case of golfing greens, a 300 dilution is better (1.2 ml/m2 every 10 days).

What is the most important requirement for realizing the desired effect?

After application, allow the product to dry for at least half a day (approximately 12 hours) without irrigating with water. Then, return to the normal irrigation pattern or spray with a slightly reduced amount of water.

Can I use the Skeepon Turf repeatedly?

You can repeat the application as many times as you like, and successive applications will bring out the best results from the Skeepon Turf.

How long is the recommended interval between applications?

Every 4 to 10 days is considered preferable.
It is better to use the Skeepon Turf in between regular watering.

How long will the effect last?

The effect lasts from one week to one month or more.
(* The duration of the effect depends on the growth condition of the turf, the extent of dryness, and the degree of high-temperature stress.)

How can I maintain the desired effect?

After application, water as usual or reduce the amount of watering while monitoring the color of the turf. In case of golfing greens, weekly application would be even better.

How much water can I save when watering?

If used properly, you may be able to reduce daily watering by about half.

Can the Skeepon Turf be used to counteract the effects of drought and heat stress?

Yes, it can.
With regular use, a more stable preventive effect can be expected.
At least once a week is a good idea, once every three days is even better.

Can I use the Skeepon Turf after dryness and heat damage has occurred?

Yes, you can, but use the Skeepon Turf as soon as possible after the damage caused by dryness and heat has occurred
If the turf is already damaged due to excessive stress, the Skeepon Turf may not be effective, or the damaged turf may be withered.

Can I mix the Skeepon Turf with fertilizer?

We believe that most fertilizers can be mixed with the Skeepon Turf.
However, please do not mix it with fertilizers containing high calcium or lime contents as precipitates may form, or check if any precipitates form after mixing with the fertilizer by a preliminary test in a small scale.

Can the Skeepon Turf be mixed with pesticides?

We believe that Skeepon Turf can be mixed with most pesticides.

Can the Skeepon Turf be used in winter?

Yes, the Skeepon Turf can be used in winter.
Indeed, the product can be applied in dry conditions regardless of temperature, but in winter it is more difficult to see the effects than in the warmer seasons because the grass is less active or dormant.

Where can I use the Skeepon Turf on a golf course?

The Skeepon Turf can be used anywhere on the course.
It is also recommended for areas that are difficult to water, such as culverts and other areas that tend to dry out.

Does the Skeepon Turf work on the turf after it has started to wilt?

Yes, the Skeepon Turf is effective for turf that is just beginning to wilt, but it will not restore turf that has died.

Can I apply the Skeepon Turf immediately after seeding?

No, it is not recommended to apply the Skeepon Turf shortly after seeding as it may kill the developing lawn buds immediately after germination.

Will the Skeepon Turf promote the growth of weeds?

Yes, the Skeepon Turf will also promote the growth of weeds.
Please carry out weed control operations as usual.

Are there any secondary effects that I can expect after using the product?

Yes, the recovery of turf from drought stress by watering will be improved.

Will the Skeepon Turf cause chemical damage?

Chemical damage may occur when applied at a concentration higher than 100 dilutions.
In addition, withering may occur on damaged or aged turf.

Skeepon

What types of crops can I use?

The product can be used on any plant species.

Does Skeepon work as a foliar spray?

Apply the product near the roots so that they can absorb it. Foliar spraying will not be effective.

Will Skeepon kill the plants even if it is applied to the leaves?

As long as the optimal concentration range is maintained, healthy plants will not die even if sprayed directly.

When is the most effective time for application?

The most effective time to apply Skeepon is before planting when the seedlings are soaked in water and absorb it from the roots.
When using Skeepon after planting, pre-irrigate the plants to ensure that they are healthy.
Skeepon can also be applied by mixing it with watering.
Skeepon can also be used before it gets too hot or dry.

How much should I use at one time?

Apply Skeepon solution at a dilution of 500 per 128-well cell tray.
For bottom watering by soaking, use at least 1 L (enough to moisten the soil).
For plant pot size 9 cm, apply 50 ml per pot.
After planting, irrigate to the extent that the base of the plant is well moistened.
After planting, irrigate to the extent that the base of the plant is well moistened. The higher the amount of irrigation (water volume), the better the effect.

What concentration should I use?

Use a dilution of 200 to 500 times.

What is the most important requirement for realizing the desired effect?

Be sure to let the roots absorb the product.
After application, allow the product to dry for at least half a day (approximately 12 hours).
Then, you can return to the normal irrigation pattern, but use a little less water.

Can I use Skeepon repeatedly?

You can apply Skeepon as many times as you like, but only once when planting and twice when you want to treat for dryness and high temperature.

How long does the effect last?

The effect will last for more than a month (2–3 months for tomatoes).
The duration of the effect depends on the growth conditions of the plants and the intensity of the drought/high-temperature stress.

How can I maintain the effect?

Repeating the application of Skeepon once a month will enhance and sustain the desired effect.

How much water can I save when watering?

If used properly, the daily watering amount can be reduced by half to one-third.

Can Skeepon be used as a preventive measure against dryness and heat stress?

Yes, it can.

Can Skeepon be used after damage due to drought and heat has occurred?

Yes, you can use it when signs of stress appear, but if the plant is already damaged due to overstress, it may be difficult to see an effect or it may not work.
It is recommended Skeepon be used as soon as possible after the plants start to show signs of damage due to dryness and heat. (Continuous watering is recommended after 12 hours of application of Skeepon.)
If the plant is severely damaged, the product may kill the damaged plant.

Can I mix Skeepon with fertilizer?

Most fertilizers can be mixed with this product. However, please do not mix it with fertilizers containing high concentrations of calcium or lime as it may cause precipitation.

Can Skeepon be mixed with pesticides?

We believe that that Skeepon can be mixed with most pesticides.

Can Skeepon be used in winter?

Yes, it can be applied, regardless of the temperature.
In winter, plants tend to be less active or dormant, so it may be difficult to see any effect and the amount absorbed will be less than that in the warm season.

What kind of soil can I use it on?

It can be used on all soil types. (You can use it on acidic, alkaline, and neutral soils)

Won’t spraying the soil with acetic acid make the soil acidic?

No. The pH of the soil has been adjusted so that it will not be affected.

Will Skeepon leave any residue in the soil?

No. After application, the product will decompose naturally or be washed away by natural rainfall or irrigation water.

Does Skeepon have a smell?

There is a slight odor of vinegar in the diluted solution before use.
After spraying Skeepon on the soil, the smell will not be that noticeable. However, when Skeepon is sprayed to the plants immediately afterwards, there will be a faint smell of vinegar in the jug until the product evaporates.

Does Skeepon work on plants after they have dried out?

It is effective for plants that are just beginning to wilt, but it will not resuscitate dead plants.

Can I use Skeepon immediately after seeding or sowing?

Not recommended.
It may kill the small lawn buds just after germination.
It is recommended that the product be applied to plants after 3–4 true leaves have emerged.
(For direct-seeded plants, it may be possible to apply the product at a younger age.)

Will Skeepon affect the growth of weeds?

Yes, it will. Please carry out weeding operations as usual.

Can any secondary effects be expected?

Watering will help plants to recover better from drought stress.
Skeepon has also been shown to improve the shelf-life of agricultural products after harvest.

Will Skeepon cause any chemical damage to the plants?

When applied at concentrations higher than 100, the product may cause chemical damage to the plants.
In addition, wilting may occur in damaged or aged plant tissues.