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peer-reviewed research article

Late-season nitrogen may be efficient way to increase winter wheat protein


Bruce A. Linquist, UC Davis
Ken G. Cassman, UC Davis
Allan Fulton, UC Davis
Lee Jackson, UC Davis

publication information

California Agriculture 46(2):13-16. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v046n02p13. March-April 1992.


Coupled with irrigation, late-season nitrogen applications can lead to efficient fertil-izer-N uptake and improved protein in winter wheat.

author affiliations

B. A. Linquist is Graduate Student, Department of Agronomy and Range Science, UC Davis; K. G. Cassman is Associate Professor, Department of Agronomy and Range Science, UC Davis; A. E. Fulton is Soils and Water Farm Advisor, Kings County, UC Davis. L. F. Jackson is Extension Agronomist, UC Davis.