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The Diagnosis and Recommendation Integrated System (DRIS)

  • J. L. Walworth
  • M. E. Sumner
Part of the Advances in Soil Science book series (SOIL, volume 6)

Abstract

Foliar analysis can be a useful tool for assessing plant nutrient status only if adequate procedures are available for making diagnoses from analytical data. Because of the dynamic nature of foliar composition, which is strongly influenced by aging processes as well as interactions affecting nutrient uptake and distribution, foliar diagnosis can become a complex exercise. The diagnosis and recommendation integrated system (DRIS) was developed by Beaufils (1957, 1971, 1973) as an objective means of coping with the difficulties inherent in diagnostic procedures.

Keywords

Plant Anal Nutrient Ratio Corn Yield Nutrient Index Corn Leaf 
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