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How harvest index relates to crop yield

 Cereals are those crop which provide the edible seeds like rice, wheat , lentil is considered as cereals. These cereals are the rich source of carbohydrates, provide many minerals, and also provide protein and as a rich source of vitamins. Hence, for the better utilization of all of these, the …

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Role of plant population for crop productivity

Optimum plant population and crop productivity                         Nazer Manzoor, Shakeel Ahmad Anjum, Nadeem Akbar, Iftikhar Ali, Abdul Shakoor Agro-biology Laboratory, Department of Agronomy, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan         Plant population is defined as the total number of plants present at unit area of land, while plant spacing is the …

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what are round up ready crops?

Roundup ready crops can increase the yield: Now a days the basic aim of an agronomist, breeders, scientists is: To feed the growing population To keep our environment safe Weeds are considered as the basic problem in crop production not only in Pakistan but also all over the world and …

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ایگری ہنٹ کی ساتویں سالگرہ

ایگری ہنٹ کو آغاز کئے سات سال بیت گئے، ہم نے کوشش کی کہ آپ کو زراعت کے متعلق جدید تر معلومات دیں، پچھلے سات سال ہمارا فوکس زراعت کا پڑھا لکھا طبقہ تھا، سٹوڈنٹ اور سکالرز تھے اس لئے گفتگو کا میڈیم بھی زیادہ تر انگریزی زبان میں ہی …

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HOW WE’LL GROW FOOD IN THE FUTURE?

This past winter, as near-record snows piled up outside his 30,000-square-foot warehouse off Lake Michigan, Robert Colangelo stood inside, bathed in blue and red LEDs, and surrounded by crops of butter lettuce and herbs. Located 40 miles outside Chicago, this is Green Sense Farms, the largest indoor vertical farm in …

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