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Annual Report ( 2007-8 )

Part - I : Kharif - 2007

 


CONTENTS

Preface
Executive Summary
AICRP on Forage Crops - State-wise zones and Coordinating Centers and Testing Locations
AICRP on Forage Crops - Entries Code with Name and their Contributors-Kharif-2007

 


CHAPTER 1 : FORAGE CROP IMPROVEMENT (1-130)

1. IVTM :Initial Varietal Trial in Forage Maize(1)
2. AVTM-1+2 :Combined Advanced Varietal trial in Forage Maize(10)
3. IVTPM :Initial Vaietal Trial in Forage Pearl Millet(21)
4. AVTPM-2 :Second Advanced Varietal Trial in Forage Pearl Millet(29)
5. AVTPM-2(Seed) :Second Advanced Varietal Trial in Forage Pearl Millet for Seed(36)
6. AVTPM-1 (Dual) :First Advanced Varietal Trial in Pearl Millet ( Dual Purpose)(38)
7. IVTC :Initial Varietal trial in forage Cowpea(45)
8. AVTC-1+2 :Combined Advanced Varietal Trial in Forage Cowpea(60)
9. AVTC-2(Seed) :Second Advanced Varietal Trial in Forage Cowpea for Seed(69)
10. AVT-2(CL.Bean) :Second Advanced Varietal Trial in Forage Cluster bean(72)
11. AVT-2(CL.Bean-Seed) :Second Advanced Varietal Trial in Forage Cluster bean for Seed(78)
12. VTGG-2005( 3rd year);Varietal trial in Guinea Grass (Perennial) – 2005(80)
13. AVTCC-2006(2nd year) :Varietal Trial in Cenchrus Ciliaris (Perennial)-2006(87)
14. VT NxB Hybrid-2005(3rd year) :Varietal Trial in N B Hybrid (Perennial)-2005(90)
15. VT NxB Hybrid-2004(3rd year) :Varietal Trial in NB Hybrid (Perennial) – 2004(95)
16. IVT Rice bean :Initial Varietal Trial in Rice bean(106)
17. VT Stylo-2006 ( 2nd year) :Varietal trial in Stylosanthes sebrana-2006(114)
18. VT Setaria 2006 :Varietal Trial in Setaria anceps – 2006(118)
19. VT Chryso.(2007) :Varietal trial in Crysopogon fulvus-2007(120)
20. VT Dicha.( 2007) :Varietal Trial in Dichanthium annulatum-2007(121)
21. VT Chloris ( 2007) :Varietal Trial in Chloris gayana-2007(123)
22. VTN x B hybrid ( 2007) :Varietal Trial in Napier Bajra hybrid (Perennial)-2007(125)
23. VTGG ( 2007) :Varietal Trial in Guinea Grass (Perennial)-2007(125)

 


CHAPTER 2: FORAGE CROP PRODUCTION (131-205)

A. ON-GOING TRIALS:Coordinatd Trials
1. AST-1.1 Integrated nutrient management in food forage/forage based system(131)
2. AST-2.1 Optimization of S and Zn levels for enhancement of seed production of forage based cropping system(156)
3. AST-3.1 Effect of perennial grass-based intercropping system for forage productivity during lean period under upland irrigation condition(156)
4. AST-3.2 Forage crop intensification in rice system during lean period under limited irrigated system condition(156)
B. LOCATION SPECIFIC TRIALS
5. AST-4.1:Influence of biofertilizers and nitrogen levels on NB hybrid mid hills of N-W Himalaya(156)
6. AST-5.1:Remunerative forage based cropping system for sustained productivity (Mandya)(162)
7. AST-5.2:Evaluation of forage and commercial crops for enhanced productivity and sustainability under coconut plantation ( Vellayani)(162)
C. NEW RESEARACH TRIALS (a) Coordinated Trials
8. AST-6(NT):Evaluation of forage production potential of maize grown for baby corn and green cob(162)
9. AST-7.1(A)(NT):Effect of N levels on promising entries of pearl millet ( SC-fodder-AVT-2)(163)
10. AST-7.1(B)(NT):Effect of N levels on promising entries of forage pearl millet (seed) (AVT-2)(180)
11. AST-7.3(NT):Effect of P levels on promising entries of guar(AVT-2)(190)
(b) Forage Quality Trials:
12. FQT-1.1:Evaluation of forage quality of maize harvested for baby corn (Exploratory)(199)


CHAPTER 3 : FORAGE CROP PROTECTION (206 - 227)
1. PPT-1 :Monitoring of diseases, insect-pests and nematodes in Sorghum, Pearl Millet, Maize and Cowpea(206)
2. PPT-2 :Evaluation of Varietal trials of Cowpea, Maize and Pearl Millet for resistance to diseases, insect-pests & nematode(213)
3. PPT-3 :Validation of Non-Chemical Pests Management in Sorghum – Cowpea intercrop system(219)
4. PPT-4 :Validation of Non-Chemical Pest Management in Maize – Cowpea intercrop system(219)
5. PPT-6 :Bio-Intensive Pest and Disease Management in Cowpea(219)
6. PPT-7 :Integrated Disease Management in fodder Maize(220)


CHAPTER 4: BREEDER SEED PRODUCTION (228 - 233)

CHAPTER 5: WEATHER REPORT (234 - 238)


APPENDICES
Annexure-I :Forage Crop Improvement Trials at a Glance :Kharif-2007(A1-A2)
Annexure-II :Forage Crop Production Trials at a Glance: Kharif-2007(A3)
Annexure-III :Forage Crop Protection Trials at a Glance: Kharif-2007(A4)
Annexure-IV :AICRP on Forage Crops Centre: Directory of Scientific Staff(B1-B9)