Technically speaking, humates are the salts of humic acids. Without humus and humic acids no plants can grow or survive. Humic substances play a vital role in soil fertility and plant nutrition. Plants grown in soils containing adequate levels of Humic substances are less prone to stress, healthier and produce higher yields and nutritionally superior foods.
Potassium Humate increases the absorption and utilization of potassium, improves soil structure, promote the growth of crops, increase crop resilience, promotes root growth and improves crop quality
Humic substances have three types of effect on soil and plants: