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INFLUENCE OF SUPPLEMENTARY POLLINATION ON SEED SET AND SEED QUALITY IN SUNFLOWER HYBRID KBSH-1 SEED PRODUCTION

Article Id: ARCC2594 | Page : 229 - 230
Citation :- INFLUENCE OF SUPPLEMENTARY POLLINATION ON SEED SET AND SEED QUALITY IN SUNFLOWER HYBRID KBSH-1 SEED PRODUCTION.Agricultural Science Digest.2008.(28):229 - 230
P.R. Renganayaki, R. Vigneshwari and V. Krishnasami
Address : Department of Seed Science and Technology, TNAU, Coimbatore-3, Tamilnadu, India

Abstract

Sunflower KBSH-1 hybrid seed production, parental lines raised during September didn’t required supplementary hand pollination due to presence of high umber of pollinators(honey bees) with coated pollen effectively supplies the pollen grain to pollinate and fertilize the receptive stigma.

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