Yield Improvements of Spanish Sweet Onions Grown from Primed Seed Or from Metalaxyl Treatments at Planting Grant uri icon



  • Onion seedling emergence and establishment are a critical phase of crop production because it determines the plant population, uniformity, quality and ultimately the yield. The objective of this study is to improve marketable onion yield and quality by examining the use of primed onion seed and the use of metalaxyl as an at planting treatment.

date/time interval

  • July 1, 2001 - June 30, 2006

sponsor award ID

  • IDA01217