Effects of AGARRE on the Response of Maize to Potassium in Villaflores

The objective of the study was to determine the influence of AGARRE—a commercial seed treatment whose proprietary composition contains micronutrients and hormones— in the response of maize to K supplied by two sources and at four rates.

IPNI-2013-MEX-54

The objective of the study was to determine the influence of a commercial seed treatment (AGARRE) that contains micronutrients and hormones on the response of maize to K supplied using two fertilizer sources at four application rates. The study was conducted at the experimental station of the University of Chiapas in Villaflores, Chiapas, Mexico. The field had a sandy loam soil (pH 4. 8, 2. Read more


Year of initiation:2013
Year of completion:2013

Interpretive Summary

2013

The objective of the study was to determine the influence of a commercial seed treatment (AGARRE) that contains micronutrients and hormones on the response of maize to K supplied using two fertilizer sources at four application rates. The study was conducted at the experimental station of the University of Chiapas in Villaflores, Chiapas, Mexico. The field had a sandy loam soil (pH 4. 8, 2.



Project Leader

Santiago Mendoza Perez


Project Cooperators

None


IPNI Staff

Armando S Tasistro


Location

Americas \ Northern America \ MEX \ Chiapas


Topics

maize

Potassium (K)