Chelated micronutrient fertilizers are important for the physiological and biochemical processes of plants. Due to zinc deficiency, poor root growth is observed and zinc deficiency tends to result in stunted growth and small leaves.
Importance of EDTA chelated zinc in agriculture
Zinc is involved in plant carbon metabolism
Zinc is a necessary component of several enzyme systems that regulate metabolic activities within the plant
Zinc stimulates the synthesis of tryptophan and IAA
Zinc is part of an enzyme that regulates the equilibrium among carbon dioxide, water, and carbonic acid
Zinc is a part enzyme that plays a role in protein metabolism