Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2013: $236,931.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2016
Grant Recipient: University of Maine
UMaine Coop Extension
How to decide when and how much N to apply in the spring: Nitrogen applied early can stimulate tillering and increase the number of seed heads per square foot, but too much N can lead to lodging and less productive tillers.
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This product is associated with the project "Improving winter grain yields, grain quality, and nitrogen use efficiency in New England using adaptive management"
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