Improving nutrient management knowledge in rainfed wheat cropping system of Algeria

IPNI-2014-DZA-1

This project was initiated in 2014 to develop a Nutrient Expert® (NE) fertilizer decision support tool for Algerian farmers and extension specialists to help them implement appropriate nutrient management practices for wheat production in rain-fed areas. Eight nutrient omission trials were established in the region of TiareIn, located in the northwest of Algeria, in the 2015/2016 cropping season. Read more


Year of initiation:2014
Year of completion:2017

Interpretive Summary

2016

This project was initiated in 2014 to develop a Nutrient Expert® (NE) fertilizer decision support tool for Algerian farmers and extension specialists to help them implement appropriate nutrient management practices for wheat production in rain-fed areas. Eight nutrient omission trials were established in the region of TiareIn, located in the northwest of Algeria, in the 2015/2016 cropping season.

2015

This objective of this project, initiated in 2014, is to develop a Nutrient Expert® (NE) tool for Algerian farmers and extension specialists to implement appropriate nutrient management practices for wheat production in rainfed areas. During the 2014/2015 cropping season, three nutrient omission trials were established in the region of Tiaret, located in the north west of Algeria.




Project Leader

Omar Zaghouane, ITGC Algeria


Project Cooperators

Jugurtha Khaled, ITGC Tiaret
Hakim Boulal, IPNI North Africa


IPNI Staff

H. Boulal


Location

Africa \ Northern Africa \ DZA \ Tiaret


Topics

4r place, 4r rate, 4r source, 4r time, extension, nutrient expert, yield components

wheat

Nitrogen (N), Phosphorus (P), Potassium (K)