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foliar

[′fō·lē·ər]
(botany)
Of, pertaining to, or consisting of leaves.
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[USPRwire, Fri Aug 30 2019] Foliar fertilizers are steadily gaining ground in the agriculture industry as an effective multifaceted solution to enhance plant vitals.
The aim of this work was to evaluate the effect of biostimulants, foliar fertilizers and ethephon on quality and maturation attributes, especially the red color in the peel of 'Daiane' and 'Venice' apples.
Zinc and boron were applied as a foliar spray 150 days after sowing of the crop.
Amoah, who is the Executive Director of the Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana (CRIG), his recommendation of the Lithovit Foliar fertiliser use was not scientific, but rather directives from Dr.
Results revealed that soil application with 15 kg ha-1 and foliar application of 0.25% solution using ZnSO4.7H2O improved the early seedling growth of rice genotypes by modulating the agronomic, water related and biochemical attributes.
They next made a purchase of 635 bottles of Fast Track Grow Foliar Fertilizer and seven units of Quan MY Backpack Fertilizer Sprayer for the same amounts, this time totalling to P952,500.
In case of different boronconcentrations maximum number of flowers panicle-1(15.0), perfect flowers (59.3 %), number of fruits panicle-1(4.0), fruit yield plant-1 (89.7 kg),fruit weight (6.4 g), fruit size (5.8 ml), fruit flesh (78.4 %), oil (12.4 %) and minimum stone (21.6 %) was recorded at 600 ppm foliar spray.The overall resultsbrevealed that 600 ppm boron foliar application at pre-bloom stage improved fruit yield plant-1and number of fruits plant-1and at fruit set stage increased fruit weight, fruit size, fruit flesh and oil percentage.
ABSTRACT: Field experiment was carried out to study the effect of different tillage systems and skipping irrigation at different growth stages along with or without foliar applied potassium on phenology, growth and yield of maize hybrid.