Non-Destructive Method for Nitrogen
Steven Lyle Noffsinger
snoffsin at ag.auburn.edu
Sat Mar 11 14:34:44 EST 1995
Isn't this a destructive method (at least destructive of the plant tissue
which is analyzed)? The same NIR or near-infrared reflectance analysis
which is used in the analysis of forage samples by agronomists? I'll
forward your question to the forage analysis lab in our department.
Ph.D., Auburn University
On 1 Mar 1995, PIERRE D. THIBODEAU wrote:
> I'm looking for a non-destructive method for determining nitrogen content in
> plant tissue. There is, apparently, a non-destructive method of determining
> nitrogen content in cereal. The technology is called "near-infrared
> reflectance analysis" or something like so. I'm looking for name of
> manufacturers of this technology. Can someone help me?
> Thank you!
> Pierre Thibodeau
> Technologist, Biology Dept.
More information about the Plantbio