Document Type

Article

Publication Version

Published Version

Publication Date

2011

Journal or Book Title

Better Crops

Volume

95

Issue

2

First Page

8

Last Page

10

Abstract

With the positive results from S fertilization in alfalfa (see related article, page 6), trials were started in 2006 corn fields where early plant growth was exhibiting S deficiency symptoms or where there was expectation of S deficiency. Calcium sulfate (CaSO4•H2O, gypsum) was surface broadcast applied after early corn growth at 40 lb S/A, with a control treatment for comparison. The 40 lb S/A rate was chosen as a non-limiting S rate to maximize any potential yield increase.

Comments

This article is from Better Crops 95 (2011): 8. Posted with permission.

Copyright Owner

International Plant Nutrition Institute

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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