+ Site Statistics
+ Resolve Accession
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
Submit PDF Full TextSubmit PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on Google+Follow on Google+
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

A comparison of the early growth and nitrogen uptake of tomatoes in peat and bark based composts

, : A comparison of the early growth and nitrogen uptake of tomatoes in peat and bark based composts. Acta Horticulturae (82): 23-30

The early growth of pot-grown tomatoes was compared in media of 3:1 peat/coarse sand with base fertilizer and 3:1 bark/coarse sand with base fertilizer, at 2 levels of liquid feeding (once and twice weekly applications of 200 p.p.m. N and 200 p.p.m. K2O). In the bark-based medium, visually assessed vigour of growth, shoot height, shoot fresh weight and shoot dry weight were significantly depressed compared with those in a peat-based medium.

(PDF 0-2 workdays service)

Order PDF Full Text


Click here to order any other PDF Full Text

Accession: 000269758

PDF Full Text: Submit

Submit PDF Full Text

No spam - Every submission is manually reviewed

Due to poor quality, we do not accept files from Researchgate

Submitted PDF Full Texts will always be free for everyone
(We only charge for PDFs that we need to acquire)

Select a PDF file:

Other references

Sprague, Roderick, 1947: Additional parasitic fungi on cereals and grasses in Washington. The following genera are mentioned; Fusarium, Colletotrichum, Gloeosporium, Pseudodiscosia, Phytophthora, Pythium, Rhizoctonia, Scolecotrichum, Selenophoma, Septoria, and Typhula.

Javid Shabbir; Munir Akhtar, 2000: Study of whole-plot and sub-plots for evaluating the production estimates. An experiment was conducted in three wheat districts of Punjab, Pakistan, to devise a methodology to obtain yield estimates and determine the variability of estimates. The estimates for sub-plots, circular and square cuts, were compared with that...

Ficek, W.; Tangapregassom, A. M.; Tangapregassom, M. J.; Lantin, N., 1977: The effect of p chlorophenyl alanine on the lymphatic system lymph nodes. The experiment was carried out on male Wistar rats. After an i.p. injection of 200 mg of pCPA/kg body wt, stimulation of lymph papulae was noted. Lymphocytes forming there grouped themselves around the papulae on the site of the lymph nodes. Injec...

Raichev, S., 1978: Breed-forming process and Semifi. Zhivotnovudstvo 32(6): 5-8

Daube J.R., 1991: Aaem minimonograph 11 needle examination in clinical electromyography. Muscle & Nerve 14(8): 685-700

Anonymous, 2012: Evidence for Lack of Acquisition of Tolerance in Salmonella enterica Serovar Typhimurium ATCC 1428 after Exposure to Subinhibitory Amounts of Origanum vulgare L Essential Oil and Carvacrol. Overnight exposure of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium to sublethal amounts of Origanum vulgare essential oil (OV) and carvacrol (CAR) did not result in direct and cross-bacterial protection. Cells subcultured with increasing amounts of OV...

Gunkel, U.; Bitterlich, N.; Keim, V., 2001: Value of combinations of pancreatic function tests to predict mild or moderate chronic pancreatitis. Pancreatic function tests share an insufficient accuracy concerning the detection of mild or moderate forms of chronic pancreatitis. It was evaluated here whether by combination of different assays the prediction or exclusion of chronic pancreatit...

Harry Sobel; Steven Feinberg, 1970: Effect of starvation and prednisolone administration on collagen and calcium metabolism in mature rats. Calcified Tissue International 5(1): 39-48

Parkinson, Randall W.; Perez Bedmar, Monica; Santangelo, Jenna A., 1999: Red mangrove litter fall response to selective pruning. This 33 month study quantified red mangrove (Rhizophora mangle L.) litter fall response to a selective pruning event using fringing forests located along the Indian River Lagoon, Florida, U.S.A. Selective pruning consisted of the removal of as man...

A. A. Guitard, 1959: Note on a fume cabinet for use when treating cereal seeds with poisonous chemicals. Canadian Journal of Plant Science 39(2): 255