STUDIES ON GROWTH AND YIELD OF SOYBEAN (Glycine max L. Merrill) UNDER DIFFERENT PLANTING METHODS AND FERTILITY LEVELS

Article Id: ARCC544 | Page : 265-267
Citation :- STUDIES ON GROWTH AND YIELD OF SOYBEAN (Glycine max L. Merrill) UNDER DIFFERENT PLANTING METHODS AND FERTILITY LEVELS.Legume Research-An International Journal.2012.(35):265-267
J.S.Kang, Avtar Singh and Maninder Kaur
Address : Department of Agronomy, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana-141 004, India

Abstract

A field experiment was conducted on soybean (Glycine max L. Merrill) during kharif season of 2007-08 to study the response to nitrogen and phosphorus fertilizer under different methods of planting. Bed planted soybean with or without mulch recorded higher growth and yield attributes, seed and straw yield as compared to conventional and zero tillage planting method. There was no significant affect of fertility levels on growth and yield attributes and seed yield of soybean.

Keywords

Planting methods Fertility levels Soybean growth Soybean yield.

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