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Boron Requirement for Crimson Clover Seed Production, Its Accumulation in Soils, and Residual Effects on Sensitive Crops1


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  1. Vol. 48 No. 3, p. 132-134
    Received: Dec 8, 1955

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  1. John I. Wear2



After each of 4 annual applications on 6 Alabama soils, boron did not accumulate in the surface 12 inches of coarse-textured soils, but did in fine-textured soils. Crimson clover seed yield increases were highest with the first 10-lbs. rate of borax per year on coarse-textured soils. Four annual 30-lb. applications on crimson clover were not toxic to soybeans and cotton following the clover.

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