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Agricultural Science Digest, volume 21 issue 1 (march 2001) : 28 - 30


Satish Chandra Pant, P. Singh
1Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding C.S. Azad University of Agric. and Tech., Kanpur-208002, India.
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Cite article:- Pant Chandra Satish, Singh P. (2024). GENETIC VARIABILITY IN INDIAN MUSTARD. Agricultural Science Digest. 21(1): 28 - 30. doi: .
The analysis of variance revealed signfficant genotypic difference for all the nine characters studied. Seed yield/plant had highest co-efficlent of genotypic and phenotypic variability. The characters studied showed high heritability with highest value estimated for seed yield/plant. Estimate of genetic advance in per cent of mean was also observed highest for seed yield/plant. The estimates of genetic advance in per cent of mean were comparatively low for oil content and days to flower. The low values of GCV, h 2 also observed for the characters such as oil content and days to flower suggest that these characters cannot be improved effectively merely by selection.
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