Cookies on GARA

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

Latest content

Mark: All / None

Foot and Mouth Disease Virus (FMD) is a RNA virus, member of Picornaviridae. It has seven serotypes with no cross protection among these. FMD is responsible for heavy economic losses in cattle and buffalo. So rapid and accurate diagnosis of FMD is uttermost need of this time. Several lab....

Author(s)
Tahira Kamal; Saeed-ul-Hassan Khan; Amir Zahoor; Khalid Naeem; Riaz, M. N.; Akhtar, S. T.; Ali, G. M.
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council
Publication
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2017, 30, 4, pp 399-402

Sustainability of the soil productivity and soil moisture conservation are two major problems of rainfed agriculture. Thus, to address these issues, a two year field study was carried out at Agronomic Research Area of University Research Farm of PMAS-Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi during...

Author(s)
Safdar Ali; Shah, G. A.; Tahir, M. N.; Shahid Mehmood; Asim Gulzar; Ijaz Ahmad; Khan, B. A.
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council
Publication
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2017, 30, 4, pp 386-398

Garlic rust is caused by pathogen (Puccinia allii) that severely hinders the productivity of Alliaceae family. Experiment was conducted to determine the optimum plant spacing in order to abate garlic rust and maximize garlic crop yield. The experiment was carried out in RCB design with three...

Author(s)
Imtiaz Ahmed; Khan, M. A.; Noorullah Khan; Naveed Ahmed; Abdul Waheed; Saleem, F. Y.; Sajjad Khan; Sohail Aslam
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council
Publication
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2017, 30, 4, pp 380-385

The frequent use of pesticides at repetitive application have increased the input cost of local farmer and similarly aroused the serious problem of pest resistance. The introduction of transgenic cotton since last decades has played a significant role in suppressing the pest population of...

Author(s)
Rajput, I. A.; Syed, T. S.; Abro, G. H.; Imran Khatri; Lodhi, A. M.
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council
Publication
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2017, 30, 4, pp 373-379

The present investigations were carried out to study the genetic variability, coefficient of variations, heritability, genetic advance and correlation among 20 F1 hybrids and 9 parents in upland cotton. Line × tester mating design was deployed to develop crosses and 29 cotton genotypes were field...

Author(s)
Khokhar, E. S.; Amir Shakeel; Maqbool, M. A.; Anwar, M. W.; Zoraiz Tanveer; Irfan, M. F.
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council
Publication
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2017, 30, 4, pp 363-372

Addition of organic matter is considered one of the best approaches in crop production to improve soil fertility and productivity. Like jantar and moringa are rich in plant nutrients and becoming popular in farming community as a green manure. An experiment was conducted for evaluating green...

Author(s)
Sarwar, M. A.; Muhammad Tahir; Abid Ali; Manzoor Hussain; Anwar, M. W.; Abuzar, M. K.; Ijaz Ahmad
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council
Publication
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2017, 30, 4, pp 356-362

Wheat is the main cereal crop and a staple food in Pakistan. It is an important cereal crop of Potohar region. Weeds infestation is a major cause of low wheat yield. Synthetic herbicides are mostly used to control weeds. A field experiment was conducted to investigate the Chemical control of...

Author(s)
Muhammad Asad; Safdar Ali; Ansar, M. R.; Ijaz Ahmad; Muhammad Suhaib; Muhammad Khubaib Abuzar
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council
Publication
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2017, 30, 4, pp 346-355

Increasing population and decreasing on farm resources are threating the future food security. In this scenario, the cropping systems which can meet the increasing demand of food, feed and forage are needed. Intercropping is an eco-friendly option for sustaining and increasing the productivity of...

Author(s)
Muhammad Anas; Abdul Jabbar; Sarwar, M. A.; Raza Ullah; Abuzar, M. K.; Ijaz Ahmad; Sohail Latif
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council
Publication
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2017, 30, 4, pp 338-345

The experiment was conducted to evaluate the effect of different irrigation sources and growth parameters of forest trees Shisham, Neem, Siri and Sufeda. The effect of different irrigation levels exhibited the highest plant height in Sufeda under flooding which were 135 and 125 cm after and before...

Author(s)
Mahmood, M. I.; Muhammad Zubair
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council
Publication
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2017, 30, 4, pp 329-337

Scarcity of the feed and fodder availability in winter season has been considered as the foremost bottleneck in harnessing the potential of the livestock sector in Pakistan. In this perspective a field study was conducted for three consecutive years (2013 to 2015) at Soil Salinity Research...

Author(s)
Nawaz, M. Q.
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council
Publication
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2017, 30, 4, pp 323-328

My Account

  • Create and export short lists

    Create bibliography

  • Save Content

    Articles, books, reviews and more…

  • Save Searches

    Monitor the latest content