STUDY OF COTTON LEAF CURL VIRUS DISEASE REACTION IN GOSSYPIUM

STUDY OF COTTON LEAF CURL VIRUS DISEASE REACTION IN GOSSYPIUM HIRSUTUM GENOTYPES IN THE SOUTH WESTERN REGION OF PUNJAB, INDIA Rupesh Kumar Arora-* and Paramjit Singh Punjab Agricultural University, Regional Research Station, Bathinda, 151001, Punjab, India [Corresponding author E-mail-*: rkarora.pau@gmail.com] Received: 10-01-2017 Accepted: 01-11-2017 Abstract: Cotton leaf curl virus disease (CLCuD) is a major limiting factor in cotton production which first appeared in patches during 1993 around Sriganganagar district of Rajasthan and Ferozpur district of Punjab adjoining to Pakistan border on G. Read More …

GENETIC VARIABILITY, HERITABILITY AND GENETIC ADVANCE FOR YIELD

GENETIC VARIABILITY, HERITABILITY AND GENETIC ADVANCE FOR YIELD AND RELATED TRAITS IN BITTER GOURD (MOMORDICA CHARANTIA L.) Vinod Jatav* and D. K. Singh Department of Vegetable Science, G.B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar-263145, Uttarakhand [Corresponding author E-mail-*: vinod.jatav@icar.gov.in] Received: 19-07-2016 Revised: 03-09-2016 Accepted: 17-11-2016 Abstract: Twenty-four genotypes of bitter gourd were evaluated to assess genetic variability, heritability and genetic advance. Analysis of variance revealed significant differences among all the genotypes for all the characters. High magnitude of phenotypic coefficients of variation Read More …

VARIABILITY AND HERITABILITY STUDIES IN WINGED BEAN

VARIABILITY AND HERITABILITY STUDIES IN WINGED BEAN (PSOPHOCARPUS TETRAGONOLOBUS (L.) DC.) FOR SEED YIELD AND COMPONENT CHARACTERS K. Prasanth*, I. Sreelathakumary and V.A. Celine Department of Olericulture, College of Agriculture, Vellayani 695 522, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. India [Corresponding author E-mail* : kpras.agri@gmail.com] Received: 22-12-2015 Accepted: 17-01-2016 Abstract: In the present study, twenty one diverse genotypes of winged bean from different sources were evaluated for assessing various genetic parameters in different seed characters under Kerala conditions. The analysis of variance showed significant difference among all Read More …

EVALUATION OF INTERACTION EFFECT OF DROUGHT STRESS WITH ABA, CALCIUM AND POTASSIUM

EVALUATION OF INTERACTION EFFECT OF DROUGHT STRESS WITH ABA, CALCIUM AND POTASSIUM ON PHYSIOLOGICAL PARAMETERS IN COMMON BEAN (PHASEOLUS VULGARIS L.) GENOTYPES * Usha Rana and Meena Kumari Department of Biology & Environmental Sciences, College of Basic Sciences, CSKHPKV, Palampur – 176062 H.P. Received: 23-03-2015 Accepted: 27-04-2015 Abstract: An investigation was conducted to assess the drought-tolerance in two common bean Phaseolus vulgaris genotypes with foliar application of ABA, calcium and potassium on the basis of inherent stress tolerance characters viz. plant Read More …

EVALUATION AND CORRELATION STUDIES IN CHILLI GENOTYPES

EVALUATION AND CORRELATION STUDIES IN CHILLI (CAPSICUMANNUUM L.) GENOTYPES FOR QUALITY PARAMETERS Vijaya. H. M, Mallikarjuna Gowda. A. P, Umesha. K, Lingaiah. H. B. and Nehru. S. D1 Post Graduate Centre, UHS Campus, GKVK, Bangalore- 560 065, Karnataka, India Scientist, AICRP on chickpea, UAS (B), GKVK, Bangalore1 – 560 065 Received: 02-07-2014 Accepted: 01-09-2014 Abstract: Twenty-four chilli genotypes were evaluated in a randomized complete block design with three replications during rabi 2011-12 for quality parameters viz., capsaicin, capsanthin and oleoresin Read More …