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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

Decomposition is a natural process of nutrient cycling in which the different elements play their role to decompose the plants parts such as roots, shoots, leaves and other parts. The present study was conducted to estimate the decomposition rate, litter fall production and elemental composition of ...

Author(s)
Kamran Aziz; Aamir Saleem; Malik, A. M.
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2019, 32, 3, pp 441-448

Distillery effluent is one of the by-products of alcohol production from molasses that contains considerable amounts of organic material, nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium and other minerals that make it a good candidate for fertilizer material. Experiments using Distillery effluent (DE) as...

Author(s)
Guiñabo, E. C.; Migo, V. P.; Sison, M. L. Q.; Morales, R. C.; Samson, E. G.
Publisher
Crop Science Society of the Philippines, College, Philippines
Citation
Philippine Journal of Crop Science, 2019, 44, 2, pp 24-32

Field experiments were conducted to evaluate the yield response of Theehtutyin rice variety to application of rice straw and potassium fertilizer and to determine the appropriate rate of potassium for rice in Mrauk U and Kyauktaw townships, Rakhine State. Two levels of rice straw (0 and 5 t ha-1)...

Author(s)
Khin Thet Maw; Kyaw Kyaw Win; Kyi Toe; Ei Phyu Win
Publisher
Yezin Agricultural University, Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar
Citation
Journal of Agricultural Research, 2019, 6, 1, pp 1-7

Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) belongs to solanaceae family and is categorized as tuberous crop. Potato is ranked 4th all over the world after rice, wheat and maize. Nutritionally potato is rich in vitamins (B1, B2 and B6), minerals (potassium, phosphorus and magnesium), pantothenic acid and...

Author(s)
Siddique, M. A. B.; Fateh, F. S.; Zia-ur-Rehman; Humayun Saleem
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2020, 33, 3, pp 440-444

Decline in agriculture production due to salinity is one of the key problems in many areas around the globe including Pakistan. Around the globe approximately, 800-million-hectare area is salt affected and it is estimated that up to middle of 21st century, 50% of the arable land all over the world...

Author(s)
Imran Shehzad; Ghulam Sarwar; Muhammad Zeeshan Manzoor; Ayesha Zafar; Sher Muhammad; Ghulam Murtaza
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2020, 33, 3, pp 527-534

Irrigation with saline water is a key issue affecting crop growth. Saline irrigation has drastic effects, limiting normal physiological activity and productive capacity of crops. The saline water irrigation leads to salt accumulation in the vicinity of roots which results in reduced yield along...

Author(s)
Ghulam Murtaza; Ghulam Sarwar; Malik, M. A.; Manzoor, M. Z.; Ayesha Zafar; Sher Muhammad
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2020, 33, 3, pp 594-600

Plant growth and development are adversely affected by different abiotic stress especially lead and water stress. Therefore, present study was conducted with the aim to investigate the response of two mungbean varieties to three different Pb2+ concentrations under two water stress conditions....

Author(s)
Fiaz Ahmad; Mumtaz Hussain; Ghulam Abbas; Asghar, M. J.; Muhammad Rizwan
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2018, 31, 3, pp 223-233

An experiment was carried out in glasshouse to evaluate effect of phosphorus (P) applied either through soil or foliar or proportional combination thereof. Treatments consists of whole P applied as soil (PS=100%), foliar (Pf=100%) or different combination (PS75:Pf25, PS50:PF50, PS25:Pf75) to wheat...

Author(s)
Khan, R. U.; Ahmad Khan; Khan, M. Z.; Fayyaz Hussain; Sonia Saba
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2018, 31, 4, pp 390-395

Soil salinity is a menace that is affecting the agricultural soils and turning these soils into low productive ones and interfere the normal crop development. Wheat is an important cereal crop and salinity is also affecting the growth and yield of this crop. While salicylic acid is found to play a...

Author(s)
Muhammad Suhaib; Ijaz Ahmad; Masooma Munir; Iqbal, M. B.; Abuzar, M. K.; Safdar Ali
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2018, 31, 1, pp 79-85

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