Improving Coffee Crop Nutrition in Vietnam

The main objective of this project is to understand current crop nutrition practices in Coffee in Vietnam, with the aim to use the insights and develop based on them field trials that support and promote adequate and wide scale use of responsible nutrient management, for high yield and profit and environmental sustainability in the coffee sector of Vietnam.

IPNI-2017-VNM-01

The main objective of this project is to understand current crop nutrition practices in Robusta Coffee in Vietnam, the world’s second largest coffee-producing country. The findings of the study will be used to develop field trials that support and promote adequate and wide scale use of responsible nutrient management for high yield, profit, and environmental sustainability in the coffee sector of Vietnam. Read more


Year of initiation:2017
Year of completion:2021

Interpretive Summary

2017

The main objective of this project is to understand current crop nutrition practices in Robusta Coffee in Vietnam, the world’s second largest coffee-producing country. The findings of the study will be used to develop field trials that support and promote adequate and wide scale use of responsible nutrient management for high yield, profit, and environmental sustainability in the coffee sector of Vietnam.



Publications

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Crop Nutrition for Vietnamese Robusta Coffee Tassilo Tiemann, Tin Maung Aye, Nguyen Duc Dung, Tran Minh Tien, Myles Fisher, Ezio Nalin de Paulo, and Thomas Oberthür
Better Crops With Plant Food
2018-3, page #20


Project Leader

Thomas Oberthuer, International Plant Nutrition Institute (IPNI)


Project Cooperators

Mr Ezio Nalin de Paulo, K+S Kali GmbH
Dr Tien Bac Thong, Soils and Fertilizer Research Institute of Vietnam


IPNI Staff

T. Oberthür


Location

Asia \ South-Eastern Asia \ VNM


Topics

4r place, 4r rate, 4r source, 4r time, balanced nutrition, crop quality, nutrient use efficiency, yield components, yield potential

coffee

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