The effect of soil moisture on the sprouting of potatoes

Abstract

Soil moisture requirements for the sprouting of seed potatoes after planting have been examined. Three levels of soil moisture were used: air dry, „normal” and saturated. The results showed that a considerable amount of water was necessary for sprouting: more when storage conditions before planting were relatively dry than when they were not. It is… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02414412

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