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Legume Research, volume 41 issue 3 (june 2018) : 428-431

Enhanced mungbean and water productivity under full irrigation and stress using humic acid in arid regions

Abdulmohsin R. Al-Shareef, Fathy S. El-Nakhlawy, , Saleh M. Ismail
1King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia.
  • Submitted26-04-2017|

  • Accepted30-08-2017|

  • First Online 23-10-2017|

  • doi 10.18805/LR-362

Cite article:- Al-Shareef R. Abdulmohsin, El-Nakhlawy S. Fathy, Ismail M. Saleh (2017). Enhanced mungbean and water productivity under full irrigation and stress using humic acid in arid regions. Legume Research. 41(3): 428-431. doi: 10.18805/LR-362.
A field experiment was conducted during 2016 and 2017 seasons at the Agriculture Research Station of King Abdulaziz University at Hada Al-Sham, Saudi Arabia in a split plot design to investigate the response of Mungbean [(Vigna radiate (L.)Wilczek] MN-96 cv. to three irrigation water regimes(100%, 80% and 60% of water requirements)and three humic acid (HA) rates (15, 30 and 45 kg/ha HA) was mixed with the soil surface. Seed yield and yield components were significantly similar under 30 and 45 kg HA/ha. No significantly differences were showed between seed yield/ha, yield components and IWUE under the 80% water regime with45 kg/ha HA and 100% water regime with 15 kg/ha HA. 
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