English   español  
Por favor, use este identificador para citar o enlazar a este item: http://hdl.handle.net/10261/155622
logo share SHARE logo core CORE   Add this article to your Mendeley library MendeleyBASE

Visualizar otros formatos: MARC | Dublin Core | RDF | ORE | MODS | METS | DIDL
Exportar a otros formatos:

Delayed sowing improved barley yield in a no-till rainfed mediterranean agroecosystem

AutorPlaza-Bonilla, Daniel ; Álvaro-Fuentes, Jorge ; Bareche, Javier; Masgoret, Albert; Cantero-Martínez, Carlos
Palabras clavedryland cropping systems
sowing date
winter cereals
Fecha de publicaciónmay-2017
EditorAmerican Society of Agronomy
CitaciónPlaza-Bonilla D, Álvaro-Fuentes J, Bareche J, Masgoret A, Cantero-Martínez C. Delayed sowing improved barley yield in a no-till rainfed Mediterranean 1 agroecosystem. Agronomy Journal 109 (4): 1249-1260 (2017)
ResumenThe effect of delaying sowing date and maturity class on no-till (NT) winter cereal performance was studied over two periods of 3 yr each. A 3 (sowing date) × 2 (maturity class) randomized complete block design was run for 3 yr with barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) (B-) (2006–2007 to 2008–2009) and soft wheat (Triticum sp.) (W-) (2009–2010 to 2011–2012) in northeastern Spain. Sowing dates corresponded to October (D1- the standard farming practice), November (D2), and December (D3). Maturity classes corresponded to early (-EC) and medium (-MC). Crop aboveground biomass, grain yield, and yield components were analyzed. The water use efficiency of aboveground biomass (WUEb) and grain yield (WUEy), and nitrogen use efficiency (NUE), were calculated. Averaging barley maturity classes and cropping seasons, D2 and D3 increased their grain yields 59 and 46%, respectively, when compared to D1. A greater number of grains per spike, as well as higher WUEb and NUE were observed in D2 and D3 compared to D1 in two of the three barley seasons. A greater thousand kernel weight (TKW) and higher WUEy were observed when sowing was delayed. Averaged across years, WEC presented a greater yield and aboveground biomass for D2 and D3 compared to D1, while for WMC there were no grain yield differences seen between the sowing dates, aboveground biomass or yield components. Our results demonstrate that, in western Mediterranean areas, sowing delay under NT can increase grain yield, WUE and NUE of winter barley, and also of wheat but only during wet years.
Descripción36 Pags.- 2 Tabls.- 4 Figs. The definitive version is available at: https://dl.sciencesocieties.org/publications/aj
Versión del editorhttp://dx.doi.org/10.2134/agronj2016.09.0537
Aparece en las colecciones: (EEAD) Artículos
Ficheros en este ítem:
Fichero Descripción Tamaño Formato  
Plaza-BonillaD_AgronJ_2017.pdf1,14 MBAdobe PDFVista previa
Mostrar el registro completo

NOTA: Los ítems de Digital.CSIC están protegidos por copyright, con todos los derechos reservados, a menos que se indique lo contrario.