Performance of American cotton-legumes based intercropping system on nutrient uptake and soil nutrient status

DOI: 10.18805/asd.v36i3.11450    | Article Id: D-4318 | Page : 234-236
Citation :- Performance of American cotton-legumes based intercroppingsystem on nutrient uptake and soil nutrient status .Agricultural Science Digest.2016.(36):234-236

Ravindra Kumar*, A.B. Turkhede, Shrimohan Meena and R.K. Nagar 

ravindrapanchal5541@gmail.com
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Department of Agronomy, Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth, Akola–444 104, Maharastra, India.

Submitted Date : 19-09-2015
Accepted Date : 30-08-2016

Abstract

The field experiment was conducted during kharif season of 2014-15. The experiment was laid out in randomized block design, replicated thrice with eleven cropping systems. Significantly highest NPK uptake (38.97, 13.39 and 34.85 kg ha-1 respectively) was recorded in the cropping system of sole cotton. Significantly highest available N (222.75 kg ha-1) was recorded in sole blackgram and maximum available P (21.52 kg ha-1) was recorded in cotton + cowpea intercropping system. Cotton + clusterbean intercropping system was recorded significantly highest available K (355.60 kg/h)
 

Keywords

Nutrient uptake NPK.

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