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Transplanting intoa direct seeded asparagus fields

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Brian L. Benson, Department of Vegetable Crops, University of California, Davis

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California Agriculture 26(7):8-9.

Published July 01, 1972

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In direct-seeded asparagus fields, areas where plants are missing (skips) can be filled in two times during the year following the seeding operation. Two methods discussed here have been used successfully to fill skips in direct-seeded experimental plantings at the University of California Agricultural Experiment Station at Davis: (1) transplanting one-year-old asparagus crowns or (2) planting asparagus seedlings that have produced secondary stems and roots.

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Transplanting intoa direct seeded asparagus fields

Brian L. Benson
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Transplanting intoa direct seeded asparagus fields

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Authors

Brian L. Benson, Department of Vegetable Crops, University of California, Davis

Publication Information

California Agriculture 26(7):8-9.

Published July 01, 1972

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Author Affiliations show

Abstract

In direct-seeded asparagus fields, areas where plants are missing (skips) can be filled in two times during the year following the seeding operation. Two methods discussed here have been used successfully to fill skips in direct-seeded experimental plantings at the University of California Agricultural Experiment Station at Davis: (1) transplanting one-year-old asparagus crowns or (2) planting asparagus seedlings that have produced secondary stems and roots.

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