Table 10

Mean squares for fresh and dry mass, yield and chlorophyll content for Swiss plants irrigated with tap water (TW), tap water with fertiliser (TWF) and rain-fed in summer 2012 and ABR irrigation in winter 2012 and summer 2013

Source of variationD.f.Fresh massDry massYieldChlorophyll week 4Chlorophyll week 8
Block236,743348.45453.7910.034.474
Season251,480**1,568.02***633.83**480.2***724.448***
Treatment258,904***302.14*728.16***11.035.529
Season × treatment150,512***172.2*624.32***14.110.686
Residual166,33754.342.5629.457.281
Total26
  • *Significance at 5% level.

  • **Significance at 1% level.

  • ***Significance at <0.001 level.