The evaluation effects of potassium and magnesium on yield and some physiological traits of Soybean (Glycine max L.) based on some statistical analysis

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The evaluation effects of potassium and magnesium on yield and some physiological traits of Soybean (Glycine max L.) based on some statistical analysis

Sadegh Beaicknejad
J. Bio. Env. Sci.10( 5), 207-216, May 2017.
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In order to investigate the effects of potassium and magnesium on yield parameters of soybean, present study was conducted at research farm of Daronkola located at Babol during 2012-2013 growing season which used factorial arrangement based on completely randomized block design with three blocks. The treatments consisted of potassium phosphate and magnesium sulfate application that potassium phosphate at three levels (0, 100, 200kgr/hectare) and magnesium sulfate at two levels (0 and 100 kgr/hectare). Results showed that Potassium and magnesium treatments and its interaction were effective significantly on plant height and Reproductive period length in one percent level. These treatments improved crop yield and yield components. With adding potassium and magnesium fertilizers to soil, plant height, Reproductive period length and Seed yield increased. Seed per pod was more effective factor than other yield components on seed yield.


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