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An Introduction to the Use of Reference Strips for N Management in Durum Wheat

Author: 
Wang, Guangyao (Sam)
Publication Date: 
May 2012
Publication Number: 
AZ1571
Pages: 
2 pp.
Abstract or Description: 
Reference strips have been developed to allow visual evaluation and determination of whether an in-season N application is needed for grain crops. Of all these reference techniques, the most common and easiest one to use is the N-Rich Strip and Ramp Calibration Strip. This article describe how to implement N-Rich Strip and Ramp Calibration Strip in the field to manage N fertilizer application timing and rates.
Language: 
English
Publisher: 
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ)
Contributor: 
Plant Sciences, School of
Relation: 
Keyword: 
N management
Reference strips
N-Rich Strip
Ramp Calibration Strip
Type: 
Text
Subject Category: 
Plant Production/Crops
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