Influence of Soil Application of Organic Manures and Foliar Spray of Liquid Biofertilizers on Growth and Seed Yield of Kabuli Chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) Varieties 

DOI: 10.18805/LR-4193    | Article Id: LR-4193 | Page : 235-240
Citation :- Influence of Soil Application of Organic Manures and Foliar Spray of Liquid Biofertilizers on Growth and Seed Yield of Kabuli Chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) Varieties.Legume Research-An International Journal.2020.(43):235-240
Pavan Shinde and Ravi Hunje pavandgs@gmail.com
Address : Department of Seed Science and Technology, University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad-580 005, Karnataka, India.
Submitted Date : 11-07-2019
Accepted Date : 23-09-2019

Abstract

The field experiment was carried out at WALMI Farm, University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad during 2015-16 and 2016-17 on organically maintained field to study the influence of soil application of organic manures and foliar spray of liquid biofertilizers on growth and seed yield of kabuli chickpea varieties. The experiment was laid in split plot design with three replications constituting two kabuli chickpea varieties and seven fertilizer treatments. The results revealed that, kabuli chickpea variety BG1105 (V1) recorded significantly higher values for seed yield and its yield attributes compared to MNK-1 (V2) while, application of 100 % organics equivalent to RDP (50 % FYM and 50 % vermicompost) in combination with either of foliar application with Panchagavya @ 3 % or Biodigester @ 10 % or cow urine spray @ 10 % at flowering and 15 days after flowering can be used for obtaining higher seed yield in Kabuli chickpea varieties.

Keywords

Biodigester Cow urine FYM Kabuli chickpea Panchagavya Seed yield Vermicompost

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