The potential for slow release N fertilisers in rice. (November 1990)

Bacon, P.E


This IREC Farmers Newsletter article presents results from an experiment undertaken at Yanco Agricultural institute and Leeton Experimental farm investigating slow release fertilizer. The article presents information on the experiment with focus on crop establishment, treatment at PI, interactive treatment effects at PI and rice grain yield. The article concludes that the experiment showed potential however needs further evaluation for aerial sown rice and may even be useful in recently flooded areas.