Physiological Traits and Productivity of Wheat (Triticumaestivum L.) in Relation to Foliar Spray of Zinc, Urea, and Thiourea under Rainfed Condition

DOI: 10.18805/ag.A-4458    | Article Id: A-4458 | Page : 124-127
Citation :- Physiological Traits and Productivity of Wheat (Triticumaestivum L.) in Relation to Foliar Spray of Zinc, Urea, and Thiourea under Rainfed Condition.Agricultural Science Digest.2019.(39):124-127
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Department of Crop Physiology, Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture & Technology Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Submitted Date : 15-06-2015
Accepted Date : 28-11-2016

Abstract

Combined foliar application of ZnSO4 (0.5%) +urea (2%) + thiourea (500 ppm) twice at 45 and 65 days after sowing (DAS) under rainfed condition on widely evaluated two wheat varieties resulted in significantly higher plant height (cm), leaf area (cm2 ), number of tillers, dry matter accumulation, chlorophyll content In leaf, yield and its component over water sprayed control as well as treatments. Among wheat varieties, K-9351 was found more responsive as it yielded (38.5 q/ha) then K-8027 (33.1 q/ha).

Keywords

Physiological traits Productivity wheat Thiourea foliar spray Urea Zinc.

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