Impact of mulching round-of-bush belts and irrigation on the black currant productivity

UDC 631,721: 631,521

Impact of mulching round-of-bush belts and irrigation on the black currant (Ribes nigrum L.) productivity / Postolenko L.V.  // Sadivnytstvo (Horticulture). Ц 2015. Ц 70. Ц P. 143-149. Ц Refs.: 7. Ц in Ukrainian.

The author presents the results of studying the influence of mulching round-of-bush belts and irrigation on the black curђrant plants productivity. The application of mulching materials in the mentioned crop plantations proves to contribute to the yield increase by 0.9-4.2 t/ha, and the best of them  by 2.4-4.2 t/ha if irrigation is not used. The highest productivity is provided by the joint use of drop irrigation and mulching. 

Key words: black currant, yeild, mulching, irrigation, bush, berry, cultivar.

2 Tabl.


<< Back