Deep placement of Mn fertiliser on a sandy soil increased grain yield and reduced split seed in Lupinus angustifolius

@article{Crabtree2004DeepPO,
  title={Deep placement of Mn fertiliser on a sandy soil increased grain yield and reduced split seed in Lupinus angustifolius},
  author={William L. Crabtree},
  journal={Plant and Soil},
  year={2004},
  volume={214},
  pages={9-14}
}
Experiments were conducted over two years with Lupinus angustifolius L. on a site with acid sandy soil near Esperance, Western Australia to determine if deep placed manganese fertilizer increases lupin grain yield. Manganese at 4 and 8 kg ha−1 was placed below the surface immediately before sowing at 4, 20 and 30 cm and 4, 8, 12, 16 and 20 cm in 1987 and… CONTINUE READING