Effect of Soil Application of Zinc Fertilizer on Growth and Yield of Wheat at Bakrajow and Kanypanka locations in Sulaimani Governorate.


  • Ghafoor A. Mam-Rasul Faculty of Agriculture, University of Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq. Author
  • Banaz M. Mustafa Directorate of Agricultural Research, Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq. Author
  • Kamil M. Ahmad Directorate of Agricultural Research, Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq. Author




Zinc fertilizer and Wheat Production, Zinc uptake, Grain yield


This study was conducted during growing season of 2010 - 2011, to study the effect of four levels of Zinc as Zn- EDTA ( 0, 20, 40, 60 kg Zn ha-1) on growth traits and yield of wheat variety ovanto at two different agricultural locations ( Bakrajow and Kanypanka) using Randomized Complete Block Design (R.C.B.D.) with three replicates. The results showed that the increase in rates of Zn causes an increase in grain yield, grain zinc content and zinc uptake by plant, from both of locations. However the results showed that the relative yield was decreased with increasing of zinc application rate from both of locations.


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Effect of Soil Application of Zinc Fertilizer on Growth and Yield of Wheat at Bakrajow and Kanypanka locations in Sulaimani Governorate. (2013). Journal of Zankoy Sulaimani - Part A, 16(1), 23-28. https://doi.org/10.17656/jzs.10281