Methods of trace element delivery


Research organisaton
Funding source

Trial details

Researcher(s) A Frischke
Year(s) 2004
Contributor South Australian Research and Development Institute
Trial location(s) Site 1, Eyre Peninsula, SA
Methods of trace element delivery locations

To compare form and timing for micronutrient fertiliser application.

Key messages
  • Applying trace elements at sowing or as a foliar mid-season were equally effective in this particular year.
  • Response of wheat plants to DAP with trace elements in the fertiliser compared to other methods for trace element application was variable and needs further investigation.
Lead research organisation N/A
Host research organisation South Australian Research and Development Institute
Trial funding source GRDC UA00087
Related program More Profit from Crop Nutrition
Acknowledgments N/A
Other trial partners Not specified


Crop type Wheat
Treatment type(s)
  • Fertiliser: Timing
  • Fertiliser: Form
  • Fertiliser: Method
Trial type Experimental
Trial design Unknown

Eyre Peninsula 2004

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

DAP, urea, MAP, phosphoric acid, zinc, manganese and copper sulphates

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Trial last modified: 09-10-2019 11:38am AEST