Date of Award

12-2014

Level of Access

Campus-Only Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)

Department

Plant, Soil, and Environmental Sciences

Advisor

Ellen Mallory

Second Committee Member

Rick Kersbergen

Third Committee Member

Greg Porter

Abstract

Production of organic winter wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) is expanding in the northeastern United States. However, achieving high grain yields as well as crude protein (CP) standards is challenging because ensuring adequate available nitrogen (N) at key periods of wheat growth is difficult in organic systems.

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