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Nitrogen carryover on range: Test plots on sagebrush range indicate effectiveness of nitrogen fertilizer can carry over into third growing season


B. L. Kay, University of California
J. E. Street, University of California
C. W. Rimbey, University of California

publication information

California Agriculture 11(10):5-10. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v011n10p5. October 1957.


Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows:

Nitrogen fertilizers applied to range-land in amounts greater than the forage plants require during the first growing season produced increased yields in the second and third seasons in tests in Modoc County.

author affiliations

B. L. Kay is Assistant: Specialist in Agronomy, University of California, Davis. J. E. Street is Associate Specialist in Agronomy, University of California, Davis. C. W. Rimbey is Farm Advisor, Modoc County, University of California.

author notes

Rancher Rob Flourney of Likely, California, W. A. Williams, Assistant Professor of Agronomy, and R. A. Evans, Assistant Specialist in Agronomy, University of California, Davis, and W. E. Martin, Extension Soils Specialist, University of California, Berkeley, cooperated in the studies reported in this article.