Finger millet

Sandy Loam Soils

Effect of Rock Phosphate Enriched Compost on Soil Micro Nutrient Status and Uptake of Finger Millet-owpea Cropping System in Sandy Loam Soils of Southern Dry Zone of Karnataka

INTRODUCTION Overuse of inorganic fertilizers without organic inputs and intensive cropping may degrade the soil quality and cause environmental pollution. Depletion of soil quality could be avoided by proper and careful soil management practices. The application of organics along with inorganic fertilizers is an important practice to improve soil quality, enhance microbial activity and nutrient …

Effect of Rock Phosphate Enriched Compost on Soil Micro Nutrient Status and Uptake of Finger Millet-owpea Cropping System in Sandy Loam Soils of Southern Dry Zone of Karnataka Read More »

Elucine coracana (L.

Genetic Variability Studies for Yield and Yield Related Traits in Elite Finger Millet [Elucine coracana (L.) Gaerten] Germplasm

1. INRODUCTION Finger millet is one of the most important small millets crop grown in large areas of the developing world especially in Africa and Asia. It has the ability to produce higher yield than other crops under multiple stresses such as drought, soil acidity and land marginality. Moreover, it has high nutritional value and …

Genetic Variability Studies for Yield and Yield Related Traits in Elite Finger Millet [Elucine coracana (L.) Gaerten] Germplasm Read More »