IRRIGATION AND INTEGRATED NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT IN CASTOR (RICINUS COMMUNIS L.)


R. K. Mathukia

Abstract


          The results of a two year's field experiment conducted at Junagadh (Gujarat) on clayey soils to evaluate the effect of irrigation (0.4 and 0.8 IW:CPE), biofertilizer (control and seed treatment with Pseudomonas striata), nitrogen (50, 75 and 100 kg N/ha) and phosphorus (0, 25 and 50 kg P2O5/ha) revealed that irrigation scheduled at 0.8 IW:CPE, seed inoculation with phosphate solubilizing bacteria, application of 100 kg N/ha and 50 kg P2O5/ha significantly increased growth and yield attributes, and yield of castor as well as also proved economical in terms of net realization..


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Title

IRRIGATION AND INTEGRATED NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT IN CASTOR (RICINUS COMMUNIS L.)

Date

01-07-2014

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Innovare Journal of Agricultural Sciences
Vol 2 Issue 2 2014 (Jul-Sep) Page: 3-4

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2321-6832

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R. K. Mathukia
Associate Research Scientist, Department of Agronomy, College of Agriculture, Junagadh Agricultural University, Junagadh-362001 (Gujarat)
India


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