AICRP on Forage Crops & Utilization
 
   
Annual Report (2015-16), Part II : Rabi 2015-16
 
   
 

 

CONTENTS
   
  Preface
...... Executive Summary
  AICRP on Forage Crops & Utilization State-wise Zones and Coordinated Centers and Testing Locations
  AICRP on Forage Crops & Utilization Entries Code with Name and Contributors Rabi-2015-16
    ......    
  CHAPTER-1: FORAGE CROP IMPROVEMENT  
1-69
       
  BERSEEM  
1-10
  1 IVTB :Initial Varietal Trial in Berseem  
1-7
  2 AVTB-1 : First Advanced Varietal Trial in Berseem  
8-10
  OAT  
11-65
  3 IVTO (SC) : Initial Varietal Trial in Oat (SC)  
11-19
  4 AVTO (SC-1) : First Advanced Varietal Trial in Oat (SC)  
20-26
  5 AVTO (SC-2) : Second Advanced Varietal Trial in Oat (SC)  
27-33
  6 AVTO (SC-2) (Seed) : Second Advanced Varietal Trial in Oat (SC) for Seed  
34
  7 AVT Oat (SC-2) Repeat (13-14) : Second Advanced Varietal Trial in Oat (SC) Repeat-(13-14) final  
35-37
  8 AVT Oat (SC-2) Repeat (14-15) : Second Advanced Varietal Trial in Oat (SC) Repeat-14-15 final  
38-43
  9 IVTO (MC) : Initial Varietal Trial in Oat (Multi Cut)  
44-50
  10 AVTO-1 (MC) : First Advanced Varietal Trial in Oat (Multi Cut)  
51
  11 AVTO-2 (MC) : Second Advanced Varietal Trial in Oat (Multi Cut)  
52-55
  12 AVTO-2 (Seed) (MC) : Second Advanced Varietal Trial in Oat (Multi cut) for seed  
56
  13 AVTO-2 (MC) : Second Advanced Varietal Trial in Oat (MC) Repeat 14-15 final  
57-59
  14 IVT Oat (Dual) : Initial Varietal Trial in Oat (Dual)  
60-65
  LUCERNE  
66-69
  15 VTL (P)-2013-IIIrd Year : Varietal Trial in Lucerne (Perennial)-IIIrd Year  
66-69
       
  CHAPTER-2: FORAGE CROP PRODUCTION  
70-117
       
  A. ON-GOING COORDINATED TRIALS  
70-82
  1 PS-13-AST-2 : Performance of perennial fodder sorghum (Sorghum bicolor cv. COFS- 29) as influenced by planting geometry and cutting intervals under irrigated conditions)  
70-71
  2 CS-13-AST-1 : Study on different models for year round green fodder production under irrigated condition  
72-73
  3 CS-13-AST-2 : Evaluation of fodder crops under different rice fallow system  
74-75
  4 CS-13-AST-3 : Evaluation of different varieties of grasspea (Lathyrus sativus L.) as forage crop under different sowing methods in rice based cropping system  
76-78
  5 K-14-AST-3 : Study of intercropping system of Pigeon pea with different annual fodder crops  
79
  6 R-15-AST-1 : Productivity of oat - lathyrus food fodder intercropping system as influenced by integrated nutrient management  
80-82
  B. LOCATION SPECIFIC TRIALS  
83-96
  7 PS-14-AST-2 : Impact of Mg and B on nutrient uptake, quality and yield of bajra napier hybrid  
83
  8 CS-14-AST-1 : Studies on intensive fodder cropping systems for yield maximization  
84
  9 CS-14-AST-2 : Study of intensive annual fodder crop based cropping system  
85
  10 K-15-AST-2L : Performance of bajra napier hybrids as influenced by nature of vegetative propagules  
86
  11 R-14-AST-2 : Effect of cutting and nutrient management on growth, yield and quality of oat  
87-88
  12 R-14-AST-3 : Studies on the effect of additives on silage quality of different grasses  
89
  13 R-15-AST-2 : Productivity of oat + pea intercropping system as influenced by integrated nutrient management.  
90-91
  14 R-15-AST-2(A) : Productivity of oat - chickpea intercropping system as influenced by integrated nutrient management  
92
  15 R-15 AST-3 : Response of phosphogypsum to various cultivars of fodder oat in sodic soil.  
93
  16 R-15-AST-4 : Study on lucerne + oats /sarson fodder production system at variable seed rates of mixed crop under irrigated condition  
94
  17 R-15-AST-7 : Standardization of Seed Rate of Berseem with Rye Grass under Mixed Cropping System  
95
  18 R-15-AST-5 : Effect of zinc and boron on seed production potentiality of oats under lateritic soil  
96
  C. AVT-2 BASED AGRONOMY TRIALS  
97-113
  19 R-15-AST -9 : Effect of N levels on forage yield of promising entries of oat (AVT-2 SC)  
97-106
  20 R-14-AST-10 : Effect of N levels on forage yield of promising entries of oat (AVT-2 MC)  
107-113
  D. MISCELLANEOUS TRIALS  
114-117
  21 PS-14-AST-4 : Studies on the effect of planting geometry of tall fescue grass and seed rates of white clover in wet temperate conditions  
114-115
  22 R-14-AST-1 : Studies on the production potential feasibility of annual rye grass with berseem in hill zone  
116-117
  23 K-15-AST-12 C : Studies on the productivity and carbon sequestration of silvipastoral systems in hills of north western Himalayas  
117
       
  CHAPTER-3 : FORAGE CROP PROTECTION  
118-144
         
  1 PPT-1 : Survey of pathogens and insect-pests and diseases associated with berseem, lucerne and oat eco system  
118-122
  2 PPT-2A : Field screening of rabi breeding trials for resistance to diseases and insect-pest  
123-132
  3 PPT-17 : To study the pathogenic variability of Blumeria graminis (syn. Erysiphe gramins F. sp. Avenae on oats  
133-134
  4 PPT-19 : Management of soil borne diseases in clover seed crops  
135
  5 PPT-20 : Management of soil borne and powdery mildew diseases in red clover seed crop  
136
  6 PPT-21 : Management of foliar diseases of oat  
136
  7 PPT-22 : Studies on biological management of Spodoptera litura in relation with different time of application on Lucerne under field condition  
137-139
  8 PPT-23 : Biological control of Helicoverpa armigera on Lucerne/berseem seed crop  
140-141
  9 PPT-24 : Validation of diseases management in white clover  
142
  10 PPT-25 : Validation of Entamopathogenic fungi on insect pests of Lucerne  
143-144
       
  CHAPTER-4 : BREEDER SEED PRODUCTION  
145-147
         
  FORAGE TECHNOLOGY DEMONSTRATION    
       
  TRIBAL SUB PLAN ACTIVITIES    
       
  APPENDICES
  1 Appendix-I : In House Breeding Activities  
A1 - A12
  2 Appendix-II : Other Activities  
B1- B19
  3 Appendix-III : Weather Report Rabi 2015-16  
C1- C15
  4 Appendix-IV : Forage Crop Breeding Trials at a Glance  
D1
  5 Appendix-V : Forage Crop Production Trials at a Glance  
D2
  6 Appendix-VI : Forage Crop Protection Trials at a Glance  
D3
  7 Appendix-VII : Directory of Scientific Staff Rabi 2015-16  
E1 - E6