EVALUATION OF NEW FORMULATION OF FUNGICIDES

EVALUATION OF NEW FORMULATION OF FUNGICIDES FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF SHEATH BLIGHT OF RICE [ORYZA SATIVA L.] Omkar Singh* and Vishwanath Department of Plant Pathology, College of Agriculture, Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar-263145, Uttarakhand , India [Corresponding author E-mail -*: omkar.singh39734@gmail.com] Received: 27-04-2017 Accepted: 25-05-2017 Abstract: Sheath Blight of rice caused by Rhizoctonia solani (Teleomorph: Thanatephorus cucumeris), is a complex pathogen and has a wide host range with worldwide in distribution, a very destructive disease under favorable weather 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 …

FOOD PREFERENCE AND INFLUENCE OF ADDITIVES ON THE ACCEPTABILITY OF BAIT IN RATTUS

FOOD PREFERENCE AND INFLUENCE OF ADDITIVES ON THE ACCEPTABILITY OF BAIT IN RATTUS NORVEGICUS Kavita Sahni*, Chandra Prabha and Bhawana Sharma Vedic Kanya PG College Raja Park, Jaipur, 302004. [e-mail: drksahni@yahoo.co.in] Abstract: Food preference and food consumption test was carried out in albino rats (Rattus norvegicus). Four cereals, bajra (Pennisetum typhoides), wheat (Triticum aestivum), maize (Zea mays) and rice (Oryza sativa) were offered to the rats in the form of flour, whole grains and broken grains. Among flours bajra was Read More …