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Effect of Brassinolide on the yield and yield related traits of wheat – IJAAR

Alam Zeb, Amir Zaman Khan, Shad Khan, Sohail Kamaran, Habib Ullah, Waqar Ali, Wajid Ali Khattak, Sajjad Zaheer Department of Agronomy, University of Agriculture, Peshawar, Pakistan Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan Department of Agricultural Chemistry, University of Agriculture, Peshawar, Pakistan Key words: Triticum aestivum, Sowing date, Brassinolide, Grain yield. […]

Assessment of Variation in Agro-morphological Traits in M3 and M4 Maize Lines – IJAAR

Kariuki JK, Githiri SM , Wesonga JM, TS. Tesfamichael Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya Key words: Correlations, Kenya, Mutation breeding, Zea mays, Agronomical traits. Abstract A total of thirty nine M3 and thirty seven M4 maize lines derived from mutation breeding were evaluated for variation in agro-morphological traits at Jomo Kenyatta […]

Carbon dioxide and energy fluxes above an oil palm canopy in peninsular Malaysia – IJAAR

MH Haniff, Anis Ibrahim, Nur Maisarah Jantan, Nuramanina Shahabudin, Hasimah Mos, Yusri Yusup Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB), Persiaran Institusi, Bandar Baru Bangi, Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia. Environmental Technology, School of Industrial Technology, Universiti Sains Malaysia, USM, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia. Key words: Oil palm, CO2 flux, Energy flux, Eddy covariance. Abstract A study was conducted on […]

Seedling parameters of some sunflower cultivars as affected by seed priming and salinity stress – IJAAR

A. A. Kandil, A. E. Sharief , Amira A. Mamoon Department of Agronomy, Mansoura University, Egypt Central Administration for Seed Certification (CASC), Ministry of Agriculture, Egypt Key words: Sunflower cultivars, Salinity levels, Seed priming, Seedling parameters. Abstract In order to study the effect of priming and non-priming seed of some sunflower cultivars i.e. Sakha 53, […]

Rapeseed (Brassica napus L.) genotypes response to NaCl salinity – JBES

Nima Dolatabadi, Mahmoud Toorchi Department of Plant Breeding and Biotechnology, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran Key words: Brassica napus L., Electrolyte leakage, Osmotic potential, Salt stress Abstract In order to evaluate the response of rapeseed genotypes to NaCl salinity, a hydroponic experiment at seedling stage with three replications was performed in greenhouse. Twelve spring rapeseed […]

Germination characters as affected by seed priming of some sunflower cultivars under salinity stress – IJAAR

A. A. Kandil, A. E. Sharief , Amira A. Mamoon Department of Agronomy, Mansoura University, Egypt Central Administration for Seed Certification (CASC), Ministry of Agriculture, Egypt Key words: Sunflower cultivars, Seed priming, Salinity concentrations, Germination parameters. Abstract To study the effect of seed priming in 1% NaCl or 0.3% KNO3 of some sunflower cultivars i.e. […]

Seedling parameters as affected by seed priming of some safflower cultivars under salinity stress – IJAAR

A. A.Kandil, A.E.Sharief, Manal F. Kasim Department of Agronomy, Mansoura University, Egypt Central Administration for Seed Certification (CASC), Ministry of Agriculture, Egypt Key Words: Safflower cultivars, Seed priming, Salinity levels, Seedling characters. Abstract A laboratory experiment was conducted at Giza Central Seed Testing Laboratory of Central Administration for Seed Certification (CASC), Ministry of Agriculture, Egypt. […]

Germination characters as affected by seed priming of some safflower cultivars under salinity stress – IJAAR

A. A. Kandil, A.E. Sharief, Manal F. Kasim Department of Agronomy, Mansoura University, Egypt Central Administration for Seed Certification (CASC), Ministry of Agriculture, Egypt Key Words: Safflower cultivars, Seed priming in NaCl or KNo3, Salinity concentrations, Germination characters. Abstract To investigate the effect of seed priming treatments i.e. NaCl or KNo3 and non-primed seed of […]

Effect of different suckericides on yield of fcv tobacco speight G-28 – JBES

Aaqil Khan, Li Jin Cai, Alam Sher, Shahzad Ali, Muhammad Irfan Ahmad, Muhammad Kamran, Ghulam Ali Bugti, Sikandar Ali Jamro School of Agronomy Anhui Agricultural University, Hefei, Anhui, China College of Agronomy Northwest A & F University Yangling, Shaanxi, China Provincial Key Laboratory of Microbial Pest Control, Anhui Agricultural University, Hefei, Anhui, P. R. China […]

Line × tester analysis for yield contributing morphological traits in Triticum aestivum under drought conditions – IJAAR

Muhammad Atif Muneer, Zaib-Un-Nisa, Muhammad Zeeshan Munir, Muhammad Imran, Anisa Intikhab, Saima Adil, Noor-Ul-Ain Saifullah Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan Center for Plant Biology, School of Life Sciences, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China Sorghum Research Sub-station, Dera Ghazi Khan, Pakistan School of Biological Sciences and Technology, Beijing Forestry University, Beijing, […]