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 …

HYBRID SEED PRODUCTION OF MAIZE (ZEA MAYS L.)

HYBRID SEED PRODUCTION OF MAIZE (ZEA MAYS L.) AS INFLUENCED BY DIFFERENT MALE AND FEMALE PARENT’S ROW RATIOS AND FERTILITY LEVELS Ankush Kumar*, B. S. Mankotia and Pankaj Chopra Department of Agronomy, Forages and Grassland Management, CSKHPKV, Palampur176062, (H.P.) India [Corresponding author E-mail*: ankushhpkv@gmail.com] Received: 26-01-2016 Accepted: 24-02-2016 Abstract:  A field experiment was conducted at Shivalik Agricultural Research and Extension Centre, Kangra to study the effect of row ratio of male (HKI 163) and female (HKI 193-1) parents and fertility levels on single Read More …

DAMAGE IN SEEDLING AND GERMINATING STAGES OF PEARL MILLET DUE TO BIRD PESTS

DAMAGE IN SEEDLING AND GERMINATING STAGES OF PEARL MILLET DUE TO BIRD PESTS IN PATAN DISTRICT K. B. Patel Department Of Biology, Sheth M.N.Science College, Patan – 384 265 (Gujarat). akumuni@in.com Abstract: Pearl millet is main crop of the Patan district of Gujarat state. Pearl millet is grown in two season viz. summer and kharif. The variety viz. Usha-23 of pearl millet selected for study purpose. Pearl millet damage by bird pests in Patan district is a serious predicament. The Read More …