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Magnesium: An overlooked nutrient?
CAPCA Adviser (2011)
  • Robert Mikkelsen, International Plant Nutrition Institute
Abstract

Magnesium nutrition of plants is frequently overlooked and shortages can adversely impact plant growth. Many essential functions require adequate Mg supplies... the most visible being its role in chlorophyll and photosynthesis... but less visible reactions are also dependent on an adequate supply of Mg. When needed, a variety of soluble and slowly soluble Mg sources are available to meet crop demands.

Publication Date
June, 2011
Citation Information
Robert Mikkelsen. "Magnesium: An overlooked nutrient?" CAPCA Adviser Vol. 14 Iss. 3 (2011)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/robert_mikkelsen/16/