Factors Affecting Phosphorus Nutrition and Fertilizer Use by Sugarcane in South Africa

Abstract

In the South African sugar industry during the past sixty years considerable research has taken place in the field, laboratory and glasshouse with regard to the phosphorus requirement of sugarcane. Reference is made to the amounts ofP used by sugarcane and to the economics of fertilization. The value of phosphatic fertilizer for cane production is reviewed… (More)

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@inproceedings{Wood2009FactorsAP, title={Factors Affecting Phosphorus Nutrition and Fertilizer Use by Sugarcane in South Africa}, author={Rachel Wood}, year={2009} }