Submission to trace element review committee


Research organisatons

Trial details

Researcher(s) H Forster and H Hoare
Year(s) 1936
Contributor South Australian Research and Development Institute
Trial location(s) Site 3, Longerenong, VIC
Submission to trace element review committee locations

To examine cereal response to zinc.

Key messages

• On black soil the average wheat yield increase due to zinc was of the order of 240 kg/ha between 1939 and 1949.

Lead research organisation N/A
Host research organisation Agriculture Victoria
Related program More Profit from Crop Nutrition
Acknowledgments N/A
Other trial partners Not specified


Crop type Wheat
Treatment type(s)
  • Fertiliser: Application
Trial type Article/commentary
Trial design Not applicable

Longerenong 1936

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

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