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Multicote Agri resulted 10% corn yield increase

Pre planting application of Multicote Agri resulted in 10% yield increase, even though nitrogen application rate was reduced significantly

 

Table

 

Crop/cultivar

Forage Corn

Country / location / date México, Villa de Reyes, SLP. AGROALDIME
Objectives

Increase or at least maintain total yield with reduced N application rate and less applications

Haifa product tested Multicote Agri 27-10-10 (4) (30-0-0, coated percentage)
Application method Base Dressing,  pre planting
Tested treatment Haifa-
Multicote Agri – pre planting
 

Kg

N

P2O5

K2O

MgO

S

Multicote Agri 27-10-10

490

132

50

50

   
Total fertilization  

132

50

50

   
Control:
Granular fertilizers – Base-dresing + Top-dressing
 

Kg

N

P2O5

K2O

MgO

S

17-17-17

300

51

51

51

   
Urea

300

138

       
Total fertilization  

189

51

51

   

Control treatment results
Grain yield - (MT /ha)

 

Yield (mt/ha)

Control

50.0

Multicote Agri

55.0

Characteristic of best treatment Although the application rates of N was reduced by 30% , the total yield was increased by 10%
Conclusions This experiment clearly showed that the high efficiency use of Multicote Agri (applied as pre planting) allows to reduce significantly the nutrients application rates without any reduction in crop yield
Reference Manuel Rosillo