ASSESSING THE SUITABILITY OF RIVER WATER QUALITY FOR IRRIGATION- STUDY OF BHIMA RIVER FROM ITS ORIGIN TO UJJANI RESERVOIR IN PUNE DISTRICT

Dhere Amar M.1 and Pondhe Goraksh M.2 1Dept. of Science, Sir Vithaldas Thackersey College of Home Science (Autonomous)S.N.D.T. Women’s University Mumbai, India,400049Email- prof.amardhere@gmail.com2Department of Environmental Science, P.V.P. College, Pravaranagar, India, 413713Email-pondhegm@gmail.comReceived: 15-10-2018 Accepted: 29-11-2018 AbstractPresent study intends to find the suitability of Bhima river water in study area for irrigation. Soil Quality Index (SQI) is judgmental tool for sustainable agriculture practice. Water quality was detected through various cationic (Ca++, Mg++, Na++, K+) and anionic (Cl-) parameters over 19 sampling stations over Bhima Read More …

EFFECT OF COW DUNG MANURE AND VERMICOMPOST ON SOIL QUALITY AND GROWTH OF HORDEUM VULGARE

EFFECT OF COW DUNG MANURE AND VERMICOMPOST ON SOIL QUALITY AND GROWTH OF HORDEUM VULGARE Namita Joshi, Pramila Bharti and Swati Aga Department of Environmental sciences, Kanya Gurukula Mahavidyalaya, Gurukula Kangri University, Haridwar Abstract: Present investigations were conducted as a pot experiment to determine the effect of cow dung manure and vermicompost on soil quality and growth attributing parameters of Hordeum vulgare. The physicochemical parameters of soil were monitored during the experiment followed by growth parameters of viz root length; Read More …