Study the Effect of Mycorrizal Fungi¸Chitosan and Cycocel on Agronomic Characteristics of Rainfed Chickpea 

DOI: 10.18805/LR-509    | Article Id: LR-509 | Page : 546-551
Citation :- Study the Effect of Mycorrizal Fungi¸Chitosan and Cycocel on Agronomic Characteristics of Rainfed Chickpea.Legume Research-An International Journal.2020.(43):546-551
M.A. Rezaie, B. Pasari, Kh. Mohammadi, A. Rokhzadi and E. Karami bpasary@yahoo.com
Address : Department of Agronomy and Plant Breeding, Sanandaj branch, Islamic Azad University, Sanandaj, Iran.
Submitted Date : 18-06-2019
Accepted Date : 26-09-2019

Abstract

This experiment was conducted as split-split plot in a randomized complete block design in two consecutive years (2016-2017) in rainfed conditions of Iran. The main plot consisted of mycorrhiza inoculations (uninoculation: control and inoculation) by Glomus intraradices and sub plot involved chitosan application (0, 0.5 and 1gr/lit) and sub-subplots were foliar application of cycocel (0, 0.5 and 1 gr/lit). The results showed that the number of infertile pods was influenced by chitosan, cycocel, interactions of mycorrhiza × cycocel and chitosan × cycocel in the first year. Also in the first year, the number of fertilized pods and seed yield was also affected by the interaction of mycorrhiza × cycocel and increased by mycorrhiza × cyocel (1gr/l) compared to the control by 23.35 and 24.05%, respectively. The protein percentage in the second year was also significantly affected by the interaction of chitosan × cycocel. 

Keywords

Chickpea Chitosan Cycocel Mycorrhizal fungi Protein

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