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Foliar Boron Fertilizer Application and Timing in Hybrid Carrot Seed Production

Hybrid European Nantes carrot seed production can be challenging for growers as yields can be unreliable. Demand for boron (B) in many crops is greatly elevated during flowering and seed set even when B in the plant leaves are in the “adequate” range for that crop. Several studies have found that foliar B applications can increase fruit set and yield (Nyomora et al,. 1999; Perica et al., 2001; Asad et al., 2003). Research conducted on alfalfa seed found that foliar B applications increased seed yield even though B concentrations in the plants and soil were considered adequate for alfalfa forage production (Dordas, 2006). The objective of this research project was to determine what effect foliar B application and application timing had on hybrid carrot seed production.
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Weigand Location Experiments

Central Oregon Agricultural Research Center 1961 Annual Report
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Progress Report of Fertilizer Research in Oregon for 1954

Central Oregon Agricultural Research Center 1954 Annual Report
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Clover Fertility Section, 1953

Central Oregon Agricultural Research Center 1953 Annual Report
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Clover Fertility Section, 1951

Central Oregon Agricultural Research Center 1951 Annual Report
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Spring Cereal Forage Varieties for Central Oregon

Central Oregon Agricultural Research Center 2002 Annual Report
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1046

Winter Cereal Forage Varieties for Central Oregon

Central Oregon Agricultural Research Center 2002 Annual Report
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1046

Celia Winter Triticale and Stephens Soft White Winter Wheat Response to Nitrogen Fertilizer in 1996

Central Oregon Agricultural Research Center 1996 Annual Report
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969

On-farm Response of Hoody Winter Hay Barley to Nitrogen Fertilizer

Central Oregon Agricultural Research Center 1995 Annual Report
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987
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