Grain Sorghum Stands and Yields as Affected by Tillage Methods and Use of Press Wheels1
- F. C. Stickler and
- G. E. Fairbanks2
In zero-tillage wheat stubble plantings, seed firmer press wheels significantly increased sorghum stands in one trial but not in another. Seed firmer and driver-press wheels were evaluated alone and in combination in wheat stubble plantings (5 trials). Mean stand increases varying from 8 to 34% were obtained. Press wheels were valuable in increasing stands and yields of grain sorghum grown under zero tillage. Fall disking of sorghum stubble increased stands and grain yields.Please view the pdf by using the Full Text (PDF) link under 'View' to the left.
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