Response of maize (Zea mays) to nitrogen and zinc fertilization

  title={Response of maize (Zea mays) to nitrogen and zinc fertilization},
  author={Shalu Meena and Sanjay Mundra and Parul Singh},
Results of a field experiment conducted at Rajasthan College of Agriculture, Udaipur during Kharif 2011 in factorial randomized block design with four replications involving 12 treatment combinations (four nitrogen levels: 60, 80, 100 and 120 kg/ha and three zinc levels: 2.5, 5.0 and 7.5 kg/ha) revealed that application of N up to 100 kg/ha and Zn up to 5 kg/ha in maize (Zea mays L.) significantly enhanced the plant height, dry matter accumulation, N and Zn uptake, yield characters, grain yield… CONTINUE READING