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Balanced Fertilization for Sustaining Crop Productivity

Balanced Fertilization for Sustaining Crop Productivity

Proceedings of the IPI-PAU International Symposium, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, India, 22-25 November, 2006. Volume I: Invited papers, 559 p., Volume II: Extended abstracts of poster sessions, 30 p. Edited by D.K. Benbi, M.S. Brar and S.K. Bansal. ISBN 978-3-9523243-2-5. International Potash Institute, Horgen, Switzerland, 559p.
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The international symposium was jointly organized by the International Potash Institute (IPI) and the Punjab Agriculture University (PAU) with co-sponsorship of the India Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), Fertilizer Association of India (FAI), Bangladesh Fertilizer Association (BFA) and the National Fertilizer Secretariat of Sri Lanka (NFS).

The proceedings contain 32 papers from Bangladesh, Canada, China, Germany, India, Israel, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Turkey, US and more, and present the state of the art on balanced fertilization in field crops, vegetables, fruit crops and plantations with relation to soil, crop and sustainability of the production system.

Volume II of the proceedings contains the extended summaries of total 196 papers presented as posers during the symposium. The papers were grouped into following 13 sections: Potassium in soils and fertilizers, Modern balanced fertilization techniques, Nutrient management in long term fertilizer experiments, Nutrient management in diverse cropping systems, Nutrient management in cereals, in oil seeds and pulses, in fibre crops, in plantation crops, in sugarcane, in fruits, in vegetable flower and medicinal crops, in forage crops and tobacco and finally the outreach activities.

To order a copy, pls use the online order form, or contact

1. Dr. M.S. Brar, Senior Soil Chemist, Department of Soils, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana-141004, Punjab, India.

2. Dr S.K. Bansal, Director, Potash Research Institute of India - PRII Sector 19, Dundahera, Delhi-Gurgaon road Gurgaon, Haryana 122001 India

In India Rs. 400
Outside India USD 10



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