ASSESSMENT OF VARIABILITY AMONG OKRA

ASSESSMENT OF VARIABILITY AMONG OKRA (ABELMOSCHUS ESCULENTUS [L.] MOENCH.) GENOTYPES USING AGRO -MORPHOLOGICAL TRAITS Davinder Singh-1, B. S. Dudi-1 and Om Prakash Meena-2 1-Department of Vegetable Science, Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar-125004, Haryana, India 2-Department of Vegetable Science, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana-141004, Punjab, India [Corresponding author E-mail2: chandrawatop2-coavs@pau.edu] Received: 20-01-2016 Accepted: 30-04-2016 Abstract: The present investigation was conducted at the Research Farm of the Department of Vegetable Science, CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar, during kharif season 2013 to evaluate thirty Read More …

RICE YIELD PERFORMANCE STABILITY IN DEMONSTRATIONS CONDUCTED DURING KHARIF SEASON

RICE YIELD PERFORMANCE STABILITY IN DEMONSTRATIONS CONDUCTED DURING KHARIF SEASON N. Jambhulkar1*, N. C. Rath2, H. N. Subudhi3, Lipi Das4 and G. A. K. Kumar5 1-2, 4-5 Social Sciences Division, Central Rice Research Institute, Cuttack – 753006 India. 3Crop Improvement Division, Central Rice Research Institute, Cuttack – 753006 [Corresponding author E-mail1*: nitiprasad1@gmail.com] Received: 29-08-2015 Accepted: 29-09-2015 Abstract: Rice (Oryza sativa L.) is the staple food for a large proportion of the world’s population. India is one of the largest rice Read More …

SCREENING OF RIDGE GOURD GENOTYPES AGAINST THE SERPENTINE LEAF MINER

SCREENING OF RIDGE GOURD GENOTYPES AGAINST THE SERPENTINE LEAF MINER, LIRIOMYZA TRIFOLII (BURGESS) (DIPTERA: AGROMYGIDAE) Sanjiv Duradundi*, J. Jayappa, Siddartha, D. and Chetan Nandi *Dept. of Entomology, College of Horticulture, Udyanagiri, UHS, Bagalkot 587 104 (Karnataka), India. [Corresponding author* email: sdurdundi@gmail.com ] Received: 27-03-2015 Accepted: 16-04-2015 Abstract: Eighteen genotypes of ridge gourd were screened against serpentine leaf miner Liriomyza trifolii (Burgess). The number of infested leaves per plant and the number of live mines per leaf per plant varied significantly Read More …

INCIDENCE PATTERN AND POPULATION BUILD UP OF POD FLY MELANAGROMYZA OBTUSA (MALLOCH) IN LONG DURATION PIGEON PEA GENOTYPES

INCIDENCE PATTERN AND POPULATION BUILD UP OF POD FLY MELANAGROMYZA OBTUSA (MALLOCH) IN LONG DURATION PIGEON PEA GENOTYPES. Rahul Kumar Singh, Ram Keval and Amit Yadav* Department of Entomology and Agricultural Zoology, Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi – 221005 India [*email: amitento21@gmail.com] Received: 27-03-2015 Accepted: 15-04-2015 Abstract: The population of Podfly Melanagromyza obtusa (Malloch) on long duration pigeon pea genotypes (IPA 11-9, Bahar, KA-12-01, NDA12-01, MAL-35, Narendra Arhar-2, DA 12-2, NDA-1, IPA 11-10, KA 12-2, MAL-36, NDA Read More …

STUDIES ON MOLECULAR DIVERGENCE IN INDIAN POTATO GENOTYPES THROUGH RANDOMLY AMPLIFIED POLYMORPHIC DNA MARKERS

STUDIES ON MOLECULAR DIVERGENCE IN INDIAN POTATO GENOTYPES THROUGH RANDOMLY AMPLIFIED POLYMORPHIC DNA MARKERS Atul M. Pradhan, Rupsanatan Mandal, Kisor Kumar Sarkar, Amitava Konar and Jayanta Tarafdar Faculty of Agriculture, Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, West Bengal, India email: atulprdhn16@gmail.com Received: 18-09-2014 Accepted: 28-11-2014 Abstract: Potato popularly known as ‘The king of vegetables’, has emerged as fourth most important food crop in India after rice, wheat and maize. Now, India became the second largest producer of potato. Though, during the recent Read More …