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Yield and nitrogen use efficiency of sweet potato in response to cover crop and nitrogen management
(Agronomy Journal, 2018-09-01) [Artigo]
Selected cover crops can provide N to sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas [L.] Lam) crops cultivated in succession and reduce the need for mineral N application. This study was conducted to determine the growth, leaf N concentration, ...
PHOSPHORUS FERTILIZATION AND SOIL TEXTURE AFFECT POTATO YIELD
(Revista Caatinga, 2018-07-01) [Artigo]
Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) is a nutritionally demanding crop, and phosphorus (P) is a nutrient that exerts a large effect on tuber yield. However, as the availability of P is influenced by soil texture, there are doubts ...
Phosphate fertilization changes the characteristics of ‘Maçã’ banana starch
(International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 2018-06-01) [Artigo]
The unripe banana has been studied as a potential source of starch for use in various applications. Considering the importance of phosphorus in the biosynthesis of the starch and also the interference of this mineral in ...
Mepiquat chloride effects on castor growth and yield: Spraying time, rate, and management
(Crop Science, 2018-03-01) [Artigo]
The use of plant growth regulators on castor (Ricinus communis L.) plants may be an alternative to reduce excessive vegetative growth, which would ease harvest and even increase seed and oil yield. This study aimed to ...