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Legume Research, volume 38 issue 6 (december 2015) : 855-857

Effect of weed control practices on weeds and yield of black gram (Vigna mungo)

Nazma Mansoori, Nisha Bhadauria*, R.L. Rajput
1<p>College of Agriculture,&nbsp;RVSKVV, Gwalior-474 002, India.</p>
Cite article:- Mansoori Nazma, Bhadauria* Nisha, Rajput R.L. (NaN). Effect of weed control practices on weeds and yield of black gram(Vigna mungo) . Legume Research. 38(6): 855-857. doi: 10.18805/lr.v38i6.6736.

Field investigation was carried out during kharif season of 2012 the results showed that unchecked weeds caused a reduction of 66.67% in black gram yield. Two hand weeding at 25 and 50 DAS recorded maximum number of pods /plant, number of seeds  /pod, 1000 seeds weight ,seed yield and higher weed control efficiency followed by Imazathapyr+Imazamox (premix) @ 50 g/ha PoE at 20 DAS. Imazathapyr+Imazamox (premix) @ 50 g/ha at PoE 20 DAS registered highest net return and B:C ratio followed by Imazathapyr +Pendimethalin (premix) @ 1000 g/ha PE.

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