Annual Report ( 2012-13 )

Part - I : Kharif - 2012

 


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-2013

 


CHAPTER 1 : FORAGE CROP IMPROVEMENT (1-90)


MAIZE (1-16)

1. IVTM IVT in Forage Maize
2. IHTM IVHT in Forage Maize

PEARL MILLET (17-39)

3. IVTPM IVT in Forage Pearl millet
4. AVTPM-1 AVT-1 in Forage Pearl millet
5. AVTPM-2 AVT-2 in Forage Pearl millet
6. AVTPM-2 (Seed) AVT-2 (seed) in Forage Pearl millet

COWPEA (40-70)

7. IVTC IVT in Forage Cowpea
8. AVTC-1 AVT-1 in Forage Cowpea
9. AVTC-2 AVT-2 in Forage Cowpea
10. AVTC-2 (Seed) AVT-2 (Seed) in Forage

Cowpea RICEBEAN (71-77)

11. IVTR IVT in Ricebean
12. AVTR-2 AVT-2 in Forage Ricebean
13. AVTR-2 (Seed) AVT-2 (Seed) in Forage Ricebean

SOYBEAN (78)

14. AVT SOYBEAN-2 (SEED) - AVT-2 in Soybean (Seed)

PERENNIAL GRASSES

15. VT SEWAN-2010 - VT in Sewan (Lasiurs Sindicus) (Perennial) (3rd Year) (79-81)
16. VTCS-2010 - VT in Cenchrus setigerus (Perennial) (3rd Year) (82-85)
17. VTGG-2009 - VT in Guinea Grass (Perennial) (4th Year) (86-90)

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CHAPTER 2: FORAGE CROP PRODUCTION (91-159)

A. COORDINATED TRIALS

1. AST – 1 : Influence of resource conservation techniques on forage production and physico-chemical status of soil (91)
2. AST – 2 : Optimization of nitrogen for sorghum in different forage based cropping systems (92)
3. AST – 3 : Forage production potential of Sorghum hybrid with forage legumes under varying seed rates of inter crop (95)
4. AST – 4 : Performance of forage crops raised through waste water under varied nutrient levels (102)
5. AST – 5 : Effect of tillage and nutrient management on productivity of rice-oat cropping system (102)
6. AST – 6 : Effect of growing environment and nitrogen levels on production and quality of BN hybrid (102)
7. AST-7 (NT) : Performance of dual-purpose pearl millet as influenced by different cutting management practices and nitrogen levels (111)
8. AST-8 (NT) : Effect of nutrient management on productivity of perennial grasses under lowland condition (117)

B. LOCATION SPECIFIC TRIALS

9. AST – 9 : Optimization of nitrogen for maize in different forage based cropping systems (117)
10. AST – 10 : Effect of soil amendments on productivity of rice-berseem and changes in soil properties of sodic soils 117
11. AST – 11 : Banana based fodder inter cropping in the homesteads of Kerala (117)
12. AST – 12 : Chemical control of Acrachne racemosa weeds in fodder sorghum (117)
13. AST – 13 : Effect of levels of nitrogen on productivity of perennial grasses with and without tree shade (119)
14. AST – 14 Effect of time of sowing and seed rate on performance of fodder maize (zeamays) under rainfed condition (121)
15. AST – 15 Performance of fodder rice bean (Vigna Umbellate) as influenced by dates of sowing and spacing (123)
16. AST – 16 (NT) Enhancing the production potential of various forage crops in coconut gardens through nutrient management (124)
17. AST – 17 (NT) Cropping system studies in fodder maize with legume intercropping (124)
18. AST – 18 (NT) Effect of varying seed rate of forage legumes on productivity of fodder maize (125)
19. AST – 19 (NT) Performance of Bajra Napier hybrid grass as influenced by micro nutrients under irrigated conditions (125)

C. AVT BASED TRIALS

20. AST – 20 Effect of phosphorus levels on forage yield of promising entries of cowpea (AVT-2) (126)
21. AST – 21 Effect of nitrogen levels on forage yield of promising entries of pearl millet (AVT-2) (126)
22. AST – 22 Effect of phosphorus levels on forage yield of promising entries of rice bean (AVT-2) (144)
23. AST – 23 Effect of phosphorus levels on forage yield of promising entries of soybean (AVT-2) (152)

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CHAPTER 3 : FORAGE CROP PROTECTION (160 - 172)

 


1. PPT-1 Monitoring of diseases, insect pests and nematodes in Cowpea, Maize, Pearl millet and Sorghum eco system (160)
2. PPT-2 Evaluation of Varietal Trials of Cowpea, Maize and Pearl millet for resistance to diseases, insect-pests and namatodes (162)
3. PPT-7A Validation of effective treatment for the management of diseases in fodder maize (167)
4. PPT-9A Validation of effective treatment for management of shoots fly in forage sorghum (168)
5. PPT-10 Management of root disease in Cowpea (168)
6. PPT-13 Effect of foliar diseases and insect pests on quality parameters or forage cowpea (169)
7. PPT-14 Management of foliar diseases of forage sorghum (171)

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CHAPTER 4: BREEDER SEED PRODUCTION (173 - 175)

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APPENDICES (A - D)

1. Appendix-I : WEATHER REPORT A1-A17
2. Appendix-II : Forage Crop Improvement Trials at a Glance Kharif-2012 (B-1 - B-1A)
3. Appendix-III : Forage Crop Production Trials at a Glance Kharif-2012 (B-2)
4. Appendix-IV : Forage Crop Protection Trials at a Glance Kharif-2012 (B-3)
5. Appendix-V : Forage Breeding Activities at AICRP- (FC) centers Kharif-2012 (C-1 - C-11)
6. Appendix-VI : AICRP on Forage Crops Centre: Directory of scientific staff (D-1 - D-7)