Preliminary Report on the Root Sprea · D in Sugar Cane as Revealed by Radioisotopes


This paper describes preliminary work with radiophosphorus (P-32) undertaken by the author at the S.A.S.A. Experiment Station, Mount Edgecombe. In order to study the root spread of N :Co.376, radiophosphorus in solution was injected into the soil at various distances, positions and depths in relation to the cane row. (Cane planted 3rd October, 1962.) Uptake… (More)

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