Optimal fertilizer application rates in container nursery crop production

Authors: Zheng, Youbin

Organizations: Vineland Research and Innovation Centre

Start Date: 01/04/2013 | End Date: 31/03/2018

Excess fertilization is not only costly but can also injure plants and cause unnecessary nutrient runoff, resulting in environmental damage. However, insufficient fertilization can result in plants showing symptoms of nutrient deficiencies, reduce crop productivity, and eventually reduce the efficiency of other resource inputs during nursery crop production.

Links: https://cohaconnections.ca/optimal-fertilizer-application-rates-in-container-nursery-crop-production/
Keywords: container plants, fertilization, nutrient runoff, application rates, grwoing substrates, fertilization recommendations