Iron is an element that many descriptions can be written about; Deficiency of it limits plant growth, excess of it can be pytotoxic, it competes with other nutrients, it can cause physiological disorders, it can contribute microbial pathogens, it can be beneficial for plant development or many more… These all features of Iron make its applications very important for plant.

In history with the start of agricultural production, men started to observe plants and effect of the nutrients. Because Iron is very reactive it is the first element, deficiency symptoms observed in plant production. Besides, because of its important roles at plant metabolism, there are many studies have done about iron to fully understand its effect.

Every country has different types of soil and effects of iron can chance according to pH, aeration, microbial activities etc. More information can be found below about iron fertilizers and its effects on plant development.