Effect of Paclobutrazol and Mepiquat chloride on Growth, Culm strength and Lignin content in stem of rice (Oryza sativa L.)

INTRODUCTION    Rice (Oryza sativa L.) is the world’s second most extensively grown important crop in Asian and African continents in feeding the burgeoning demand of ever-increasing population and maintaining global food security [1]. Nearly half the world population depends on rice, and an increase in rice production by 0.6-0.9% annually until 2050 is required …

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