Dry soil reduces fertilizer phosphorus and zinc diffusion but not bioavailability

2012

Research organisatons

Trial details

Researcher(s) TM McBeath, MJ McLaughlin, JK Kirby and F Degryse
Year(s) 2012
Contributor South Australian Research and Development Institute
Trial location(s) Site 2, Adelaide, SA
Dry soil reduces fertilizer phosphorus and zinc diffusion but not bioavailability locations
Aims

To examine the availability of zinc fertiliser under dry sowing conditions

Key messages

• Simulated dry sowing was not shown to have any detrimental effect on Zn fertiliser use efficiency.

Lead research organisation N/A
Host research organisation University of Adelaide
Related program More Profit from Crop Nutrition
Acknowledgments N/A
Other trial partners CSIRO

Method

Crop type Wheat
Treatment type(s)
  • Fertiliser
  • Sowing: Timing
Trial type Unknown
Trial design Unknown

Adelaide 2012

Sow date Not specified
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified


Trial last modified: 09-10-2019 12:10pm AEST