Henriksen, Christian Bugge; Rasmussen, Jesper; Jørgensen, Martin Heide and Thomsen, Henning Carlo (2005) Ridge planting of maize shows promising yield increase. DARCOFenews.
Limited to [Depositor and staff only]
Online at: http://www.darcof.dk/enews/mar05/maize.html
Ridge planting of maize dramatically increased yield on both sand and sandy loam in 2003-2004. The yield increase was up to 60%. Ridge planting also shows promising results in protein crops such as faba bean and soybean and is currently being tested in winter rape.
|EPrint Type:||Journal paper|
|Keywords:||ridge planting, ridge till, ridge tillage, ridge culture, corn, maize (Zea mays), row crops, soil temperature, soil moisture, plant nutrients|
|Subjects:|| Crop husbandry > Production systems > Pasture and forage crops|
Crop husbandry > Soil tillage
|Research affiliation:||Denmark > DARCOF II (2000-2005) > I. 6 (CARMINA) Cultivation in ridges and mixed cropping|
|Deposited By:||Henriksen, Christian Bugge|
|Deposited On:||23 Mar 2005|
|Last Modified:||12 Apr 2010 07:30|
Repository Staff Only: item control page