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Agronomy Journal Abstract -

Effects of Presoaking, Moisture Tension, and Soil Salinity on the Emergence of Grain Sorghum1

 

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  1. Vol. 56 No. 5, p. 518-520
     
    Received: Apr 4, 1964


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doi:10.2134/agronj1964.00021962005600050023x
  1. Leon Lyles and
  2. Carl D. Fanning2

Synopsis

Synopsis

Presoaking increased emergence of RS610 grain sorghum slightly (maximum 26%) where the soil moisture tension exceeded Y$ atm. and salt concentrations did not exceed 10 mmhos./cm. Critical total, soil moisture stress for the variety studied was about 8 alms. Increasing moisture tension and/or soil salinity increased emergence time and decreased total emergence.

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