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Deficiencies Symptoms

Nutrient Deficiency Image Collection – (Carl Crozier 12/22/2006)

All photos by C.R. Crozier unless otherwise indicated (F=field photo, G=greenhouse photo)

Nutrient problem Corn Cotton Soybean Peanut Rice Tobacco Wheat other
Normal F G F F G F
N F F G F G G F G G F
P F F G F F F F
K F G G F G G G G F
S F G G G G G F
Mg* F G G G
Cu F G G F F
Mn F G G F
Zn F F G G G G
Zn excess G F G
B G G G
B toxicity F
Low pH F F F F
High pH F F F

*see low pH, ** see high pH

Laboratory analysis results are courtesy of Dr. David H. Hardy and Brenda Cleveland, Agronomic Services Division, North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services.

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Luke Gatiboni, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Luke GatiboniExtension Soil Fertility Specialist and Assistant Professor Call Dr. Luke E-mail Dr. Luke Crop & Soil Sciences
NC State Extension, NC State University
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