Performance of lentil [Lens culinaris(Medic.)] as influenced by sulphur and phosphorus fertilization

Necat Togay, Dursun Parsak
2014 Legume Research An International Journal  
A field experiment in a factorial randomized block design with three replications were conducted to study the effect of three levels of phosphorus (0, 40 and 80 kg ha -1 ) and four levels of sulphur (0, 30, 60 and 90 kg ha -1 ) on yield and yield components of Sazak -91 cultivar of lentil in a calcareous alkaline soils in Yuzuncu Yil University campus during 2003 to 2005. The study showed that the lentil seed yield is 1750 kg ha -1 under the treatment of 40 kg ha -1 phosphorus and 90 kg ha -1
more » ... s and 90 kg ha -1 as compared to other treatments under study. Information gained from this study will be utilized to develop more efficient sulphur and phosphorus fertilization levels in winter lentil.
doi:10.5958/0976-0571.2014.00684.5 fatcat:e4xljbyzfbesvhgfd5imlvmc4m