USG Ben Franklin® No. 1 Agricultural Gypsum

Premium gypsum-based landplaster provides one of the highest minimum guaranteed analysis of any bulk gypsum product available in the Midwest and Western U.S.

Highly productive combination of calcium and sulfur content, solubility and distribution efficiency.

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Safety Data Sheets (SDS MSDS) USG Ben Franklin® No. 1 Agricultural Gypsum SDS (English) - 52000000155 42 kB view
Safety Data Sheets (SDS MSDS) USG Ben Franklin® No. 1 Agricultural Gypsum SDS (Espanol) - 52000000155 43 kB view
Technical Guide Blossom End Rot of Tomato, Pepper and Watermelon Extension Guide - North Carolina State (English) 416 kB view
Technical Guide Environmentally Friendly Solution for Clearing Turbidity in Ponds and Lakes Technical Article (English) - IG1515 1409 kB view
Technical Guide Quality Pond Water with Gypsum Technical Article (English) 1145 kB view
Technical Guide Blossom End Rot of Tomato, Pepper and Eggplant Extension Guide - Ohio State University (English) 613 kB view
Technical Guide USG Ben Franklin® No. 1 Agricultural Gypsum Technical Specifications - Plaster City (English) - IG548 23 kB view
Technical Guide USG Ben Franklin® No. 1 Agricultural Gypsum Technical Specifications - Empire (English) - IG1632 24 kB view
Brochure USG Ben Franklin® Agricultural Gypsum - What is Gypsum Brochure (English) - IG131 600 kB view
Brochure USG Ben Franklin® Agricultural Gypsum Potato Calcium Brochure (English) - IG229 622 kB view
Brochure USG Agricultural Gypsum brochure (English) - IG1976 4750 kB view
Brochure Agricultural Gypsum: A Healthy Tree Begins with USG Brochure (English) - IG1575 222 kB view
Certificates USG Ben Franklin® No. 1 Agricultural Gypsum - OMRI Certification (English) - usg-2094 373 kB view
Certificates USG Ben Franklin® Agricultural Gypsum - OMRI Certification (English) - usg-5852 384 kB view
Certificates USG Ben Franklin® No. 1 Agricultural Gypsum - OMRI Certification (English) 365 kB view

features and benefits

USG Ben Franklin® No. 1 Agricultural Gypsum is an exceptional source of calcium and sulfur for crop production. It provides a wide range of particle sizes which helps to ensure consistent nutrition throughout the growing season. Applied by a broadcast spreader,USG Ben Franklin® No. 1 Agricultural Gypsum:

  • Is more readily available than ag lime which will enable the crop and soil to easily absorb calcium, and can minimize yield-reducing problems
  • Offers superior flow and consistent spreadability
  • Does not significantly affect soil pH – a critical consideration for crop growth
  • Improves the soil structure
  • Is OMRI Listed® - it may be used in certified organic production or food processing and handling according to the USDA National Organic Program Rule
  • Is available at USG facilities in Plaster City, CA and Southard, OK.

 

Customer Service Center
1-800-950-3839
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