KHARIF PEARL MILLET (PENNISETUM TYPHOIDES) CROP DEPREDATION BY BIRDS

KHARIF PEARL MILLET (PENNISETUM TYPHOIDES) CROP DEPREDATION BY BIRDS IN PATAN AREA (N.G.) K. B. Patel Sheth M. N. Science College, Patan – 384 265 (Gujarat) [E-mail: kbpatel1970@gmail.com] Received: 11-05-2016 Accepted: 10-06-2016 Abstract: Pearl millet (Pennisetum typhoides) is the main crop of the Patan district of Gujarat state. Pearl millet is grown in two seasons, viz. summer and kharif. The variety viz. Pioneer of pearl millet selected for study purpose. Pearl millet damage by bird pests in Patan district is a serious predicament. Read More …

INSTRUMENTAL COLOUR ANALYSIS OF CHICKEN MEAT STORED IN BIO – DEGRADABLE PACKAGING

INSTRUMENTAL COLOUR ANALYSIS OF CHICKEN MEAT STORED IN BIO – DEGRADABLE PACKAGING MATERIALS M. Thamizhannal*, V. Apparao, S. Satheesh Raja and A. Vanathi Department of Meat Science and Technology, Madras Veterinary College, TANUVAS, Chennai-600 007, India [Correspondence author E-mail*: thamizhlpt@gmail.com] Received: 24-04-2016 Accepted: 11-07-2016 Abstract: This study was undertaken to evaluate Instrumental colour analysis of chicken meat stored in biodegradable packaging materials at refrigeration temperature. The different biodegradable packaging materials viz. Areca Sheath trays, Coconut shell powder trays and commercially available Styrofoam trays were Read More …

INFLUENCE OF LONG – TERM INTEGRATED NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT ON MICRONUTRIENT STATUS

INFLUENCE OF LONG – TERM INTEGRATED NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT ON MICRONUTRIENT STATUS AND PRODUCTIVITY OF RICE (ORYZA SATIVA) IN AN ACID ALFISOL Upinder Sharma-1 and S. K. Subehia-2 1-Department of Soil Science, CSK HPKV, Palampur, 176 062, (H.P.) India 2-Department of Agronomy, Forages and Grassland Management, CSK HPKV, Palampur, (H.P.) India [Corresponding author E-mail-1: upender.35@gmail.com] Received: 10-08-2016 Accepted: 29-08-2016 Abstract:  The effect of long-term integrated nutrient management on rice yield and status of micronutrient cations in post harvest rice soils was studied during 2010-11 Read More …

INFLUENCE OF INTEGRATED NITROGEN MANAGEMENT ON VEGETATIVE GROWTH

INFLUENCE OF INTEGRATED NITROGEN MANAGEMENT ON VEGETATIVE GROWTH PARAMETERS AND YIELD ON LADY’S FINGER [ABELMOSCHUS ESCULENTUS] CV. PARBHANI KRANTI Anand Ballal-1*, N. D. Malshikare-1 and Yogini Pawar-1 1-Department of Horticulture, College of Agriculture, Latur, Vasantrao Naik Marathwada Krishi Vidyapeeth, Parbhani-431402, Maharashtra, India [Corresponding author E-mail-1*: anandballal0403@gmail.com] Received: 24-09-2016 Accepted: 04-10-2016 Abstract: The present investigation was conducted under shade net house at the Research Farm of the Department of Horticulture, College of Agriculture, Latur, Maharashtra during kharif season 2011-12 to find out the best Read More …

IN VITRO EVALUATION OF ESSENTIAL OILS, BIO-CONTROL AGENTS AND FUNGICIDES AGAINST COLLETOTRICHUM

INVITRO EVALUATION OF ESSENTIAL OILS, BIO-CONTROL AGENTS AND FUNGICIDES AGAINST COLLETOTRICHUM GRAMINICOLA CAUSING ANTHRACNOSE OF SORGHUM (SORGHUM BICOLOR (L.) MOENCH) Meenakshi Rana1, Yogendra Singh2 and Khajan Singh Bisht3 Department of Plant Pathology, Centre of Advanced Faculty Training in Plant Pathology, College of Agriculture, G.B.Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar [Corresponding author E-mail1: meenakshirn715@gmail.com] Received: 30-05-2016 Revised: 12-07-2016 Accepted: 19-08-2016 Abstract: Different essential oils, bio-control agents and fungicides were evaluated invitro against Colletotrichum graminicola. The extent of inhibition of the fungal growth was Read More …

IN VITRO EFFICACY OF BIO -AGENTS AND ORGANIC AMENDED SOIL EXTRACTS AGAINST COLLETOTRICHUM

INVITRO EFFICACY OF BIO -AGENTS AND ORGANIC AMENDED SOIL EXTRACTS AGAINST COLLETOTRICHUM GRAMINICOLA CAUSING ANTHRACNOSE OF SORGHUM Rekha* and Yogendra Singh Department of Plant Pathology, College of Agriculture, G.B.Pant University of Agriculture and Technology , Pangtnagar-263145,U.S.Nagar, Uttarakhand,India [Corresponding author E-mail-*: rekhashankhwar1986@gmail.com] Received: 02-01-2016 Accepted: 29-06-2016 Abstract: Anthracnose, caused by the fungus Colletotrichum graminicola is one of the most important diseases of sorghum worldwide. The current study was aimed at assessing the potential of Trichoderma harzianum and Pseudomonas fluorescens & organic amended soil extracts invitro Read More …

IMPACT OF SOAKING, ROASTING AND GERMINATION ON QUALITY PARAMETERS

IMPACT OF SOAKING, ROASTING AND GERMINATION ON QUALITY PARAMETERS OF FENUGREEK SEEDS (TRIGONELLA FOENUM – GRAECUM L.) R. S. Agrawal-1, H.M. Syed-2 and P.N. Satwadhar-3 1,2-Department of Food Chemistry and Nutrition, 3-Department of Food Trade and Business Management, College of Food Technology, Vasantrao Naik Marathwada Krishi Vidyapeeth, Parbhani-431402, Maharashtra [Corresponding author E-mail-1: agrawalrinku01@gmail.com] Received: 04-08-2016 Revised: 26-08-2016 Accepted: 31-08-2016 Abstract: The present study was conducted to study the impact of pretreatment such as soaking, roasting and germination on quality parameters of fenugreek Read More …

ICHTHYOFAUNAL DIVERSITY IN SILISERH RESERVOIR NEAR ALWAR CITY

ICHTHYOFAUNAL DIVERSITY IN SILISERH RESERVOIR NEAR ALWAR CITY, RAJASTHAN Harinder Singh Banyal and Sanjeev Kumar Desert Regional Centre, Zoological Survey of India, Jodhpur, Rajasthan-342005 [Corresponding author E-mail*: dr.harinderbanyal@gmail.com] Received: 25-07-2016 Accepted: 14-10-2016 Abstract:  Fish samples were collected from Siliserh reservoir during 2016 to evaluate the composition of Ichthyofaunal diversity.18 spp. of fishes were reported from the reservoir. Cypriniformes was the dominant order (11 spp.) followed by Perciformes (4 spp.), Siluriformes (2 spp.), and Synbranchiformes (1 sp.). Keywords: Siliserh reservoir, Fish, Diversity, Cypriniformes, Perciformes, Siluriformes, Synbranchiformes Full Text/Download

HIGH HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE: A NOVEL NON – THERMAL METHOD

HIGH HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE: A NOVEL NON – THERMAL METHOD FOR PROCESSING OF FOODS OF ANIMAL ORIGIN : A BRIEF REVIEW B. R. Kadam-1, R. K. Ambadkar-2, K. S. Rathod-3 and Yogesh Gadekar-4 1,2 & 3-Department of Livestock Products Technology, Nagpur Veterinary College, Nagpur- 440 006, (M.S.), India 4-Central Sheep and Wool Research Institute, Avikanagar, Rajasthan-304 501, India [Corresponding author E-mail: brkadam_vet@rediffmail.com] Received: 29-06-2016 Revised: 09-07-2016 Accepted: 23-08-2016 Abstract: High hydrostatic pressure (HHP) processing has shown great potential in producing micro-biologically safer Read More …

GROWTH INDICES, QUALITY AND SOIL NUTRIENT STATUS AS INFLUENCED BY CHEMICAL

GROWTH INDICES, QUALITY AND SOIL NUTRIENT STATUS AS INFLUENCED BY CHEMICAL AND BIOFERTILIZERS IN FIELD PEA (PISUM SATIVUM L.) Sarita Rani-1, Parveen Kumar-1*, Anil Kumar-1, Anil Kumar-2 and Meena Sewhag-1 1-Department of Agronomy, Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar-125004, Haryana 2-Department of Agricultural Meteorology, Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar, Haryana [Corresponding author E-mail-1*: rohilaparveen@gmail.com] Received: 13-06-2016 Revised: 09-07-2016 Accepted: 22-11-2016 Abstract: An experiment was conducted at Research Area, Pulses Section, CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar, during Rabi 2013-14 to Read More …