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Sericulture is a distinctive field of agriculture in which silkworms, Bombyx mori (Bombycidae: Lepidoptera), are reared on wide range for commercial purpose. Silkworm is susceptible to various pathogenic diseases. Among the all bacterial diseases of B. mori, flacherie is injurious disease that is...

Author(s)
Nazar, M. Z.; Ayyan Umer; Sarwar, Z. M.; Faiz, F. U.; Sikandar Hussain
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2020, 33, 2, pp 212-216

Use of osmoprotectants is a possible strategy for plants to survive under adverse environmental conditions. The current study emphasizes the ameliorative role of trehalose, in mitigating the detrimental effects of salt stress, in cotton plants. Three concentrations of trehalose (0, 5 and 50 mM)...

Author(s)
Shahzad, A. N.; Qureshi, M. K.; Samee Ullah; Muhammad Latif; Shakeel Ahmad; Bukhari, S. A. H.
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2020, 33, 2, pp 270-279

Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum L.) is an important vegetable crop of Pakistan. Tomato is most edible and nutritious vegetable crop. The study was performed at the Institute of Hydroponic Agriculture PMAS Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi to check the growth and germination behaviour of...

Author(s)
Mehwish Liaquat; Malik, A. M.; Muhammad Ishaq; Ashraf, H. M. Q.; Ismara Naseem
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2020, 33, 3, pp 544-549

Temperature is a very important factor that affects crop yield. Maize, a monoecious plant, is adversely affected by high temperature during anthesis. Asynchronous fertilization and pollen desiccation reduce maize yield by reducing grain number and their size. Spray of hydrogen peroxide (H2O2),...

Author(s)
Muhammad Mazhar Iqbal; Ijaz Ahmad; Shahzad Maqsood Ahmed Basra; Abu Baker Ijaz; Zahid Hassan Tarar; Muhammad Ansar; Umer Iqbal; Tayyaba Naz; Bilquees Fatima; Muhammad Akram; Allah Wasaya; Asif Iqbal; Shakeel Ahmed Anwar; Khalid Saif Ullah Khan; Azeem Khalid; Asif Aziz; Rashid Mehmood
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2020, 33, 3, pp 585-593

Drought stress is one of the main problems that cause a severe decrease in plant growth, development and yield. Application of chitosan helps to induce drought resistance and improved water use efficiency. Therefore, a research study was planned to investigate the effect of chitosan on growth and...

Author(s)
Hassnain; Abdul Basit; Mehboob Alam; Imran Ahmad; Izhar Ullah; Noor Alam; Inayat Ullah; Khalid, M. A.; Muhammad Shair; Noorul-Ain
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2020, 33, 1, pp 27-41

Three-hundred nineteen traditional and farmer's corn populations were characterized for 39 non-parametric traits to genetic diversity of Philippines corn germplasm collection set based on accession of assess. Analyses revealed intermediate to high H' values for most of the traits observed ranging...

Author(s)
Bon, S. G.; Huelgas, V. C.; Salazar, A. M.
Publisher
Crop Science Society of the Philippines, College, Philippines
Citation
Philippine Journal of Crop Science, 2019, 44, 3, pp 45-58

Late leaf spot (LLS) is the most destructive, widespread, and consistent in occurrence disease of groundnut worldwide. LLS is the imperative factor while developing resistance varieties along with agronomic characteristics. In total, 153 groundnut botanically different genotypes namely Virginia,...

Author(s)
Muhammad Ijaz; Shah, S. R. A.; Izhar-ul-Haq, M.; Amir Afzal
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2019, 32, 2, pp 390-397

The experiment was carried out at Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, National Tea and High Value Crops Research Institute Shinkiari, Mansehra during the season of 2018. There were two cabbage cultivars (Asha and Red) and four concentrations of Gibberellic acid (GA3) (0, 20, 40 and 60 ppm)....

Author(s)
Naveed Ahmed; Abdul Waheed; Hamid, F. S.; Imtiaz Ahmed; Khan, M. A.; Sohail Aslam; Younis, M. A.; Seemab Ali; Nadia Khan; Madiha Bashir
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2019, 32, 4, pp 562-565

American bollworm, Helicoverpa armigera (Hub.) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) is a major insect pest in cotton crop and is being the most noxious one in cotton growing areas of the world. Knowledge about how water stress modifies the ability of plants to resist against insect feeding is an interesting...

Author(s)
Ullah, M. I.; Muhammad Arshad; Khan, M. I.; Muhammad Afzal; Khan, A. A.; Zahid, S. M. A.; Muhammad Saqib; Asad Abdullah; Saba Kousar; Maryam Riaz
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2019, 32, 4, pp 625-628

Performance evaluation of a tractor PTO operated of Chinese Wood Chipper Shredder was conducted at a farmer's field in Dera Ghazi Khan Area for processing of Eucalyptus tree top-trimmed mixed waste material with leaves. The average machine throughput capacity was found to be 503 kg.h-1 with an...

Author(s)
Shahid, L. A.; Nadeem Amjad; Siddhu, M. A. H.
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2019, 32, 1, pp 197-204

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