News

Rio Tinto Borates joins ongoing partnership between the “Cocoa Care” program and IPNI SEAP

:: Thursday, October 27, 2016 :: Posted By Fabiano Silvestrin
Rio Tinto Borates joins ongoing partnership between the “Cocoa Care” program and IPNI SEAP
Rio Tinto Borates (RTB) has joined an ongoing partnership between the “Cocoa Care” program of PT Community Solutions International and the International Plant Nutrition Institute – Southeast Asia Program (IPNI SEAP) to support sustainable development of smallholder cocoa farming in Indonesia.

Improving plant performance with refined borates

:: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 :: Posted By Adam Brodie
Improving plant performance with refined borates
When it comes to their crops, farmers and growers are continually assessing ways to increase both yield and quality. Adding boron to the soil is often the answer.

Rio Tinto Borates' 20 Mule Team Borax Fertilizers Featured on American Farmer

:: Thursday, April 21, 2016
Rio Tinto Borates' 20 Mule Team Borax Fertilizers Featured on American Farmer
Rio Tinto Borates’ (RTB) 20 Mule Team® Borax fertilizers are featured in an upcoming episode of American Farmer, airing May 3 on RFD-TV.

Improved Corn Yields with Granubor 2

:: Saturday, December 12, 2015 :: Posted By Wendall Boehlje
Improved Corn Yields with Granubor 2
Boron is an essential nutrient for plant growth and development. It is a critical building block for cell growth, aiding in the transfer of sugars and nutrients from roots to leaves and reproductive organs, increases pollen tube elongation, and fruit and seed development.

U.S. Borax, part of Rio Tinto, is a global leader in the supply and science of borates—naturally-occurring minerals containing boron and other elements. We are 1,000 people serving 500 customers with more than 1,700 delivery locations globally. We supply 30% of the world’s need for refined borates from our world-class mine in Boron, California, about 100 miles east of Los Angeles.  Learn more about Rio Tinto

Copyright © 2019 Rio Tinto. All Rights Reserved.