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Chloride Deficiency in Wheat

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Glasshouse measurements affected by not adding chloride to nutrient solutions... The first trial was a variety x chloride addition split-plot experiment featuring 3 durum (Jandaroi , Bellaroi , Arrivato ) and 3 bread wheat (Gregory , Sunvale, Crusader ) varieties, with or without 40 kg Cl/ha (potassium chloride) surface spread pre-sowing... A chloride concentration of <0.1% should indicate that the spots are likely due to chloride deficiency rather than disease saving unnecessary fungicide applications...