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Effect of different levels of nitrogen and Sulphur on the growth, Yield and quality of cabbage [Brassica Oleracea Var. Capitata L.]

DOI: 10.5958/0976-0547.2015.00028.2    | Article Id: D-4184 | Page : 152-154
Citation :- Effect of different levels of nitrogen and Sulphur on the growth, Yield and quality of cabbage [Brassica Oleracea Var. Capitata L.].Agricultural Science Digest.2015.(35):152-154
Hemlata Verma* and D.D. Nawange hemlataverma5@gmail.com
Address : Department of Horticulture, College of Agriculture (TNKVV) Gwalior-474 020, India.

Abstract

Field experiment was conducted on sandy loam soil during rabi season 2007-08 at College of Agriculture, Gwalior to assess the response of cabbage cultivar to different levels of nitrogen and sulphur on growth, yield, and quality. nitrogen application 150 kg/ha and sulphur application 60 kg/ha produced significantly higher plants height, plant spread , stem diameter, width of head, higher weight of head per plant and yield of cabbage . Sulphur application 80 kg/ha contributed significantly more protein percentage over rest of the applications of sulphur. The maximum yield recorded under treatment combination 150 kg N/ha and 60 kg S/ha.

Keywords

Cabbage Growth Nitrogen Quality Sulphur Yield.

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