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Agricultural Science Digest, volume 36 issue 2 (june 2016) : 142-145

Effect of limited irrigation and nitrogen levels on growth, yield attributes and yield of Indian mustard (Brassica juncea L.)

R.K. Saud*, B.P. Singh, R.K. Pannu
1<p>Department of Agronomy,&nbsp;CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar-125 004, India.</p>
Cite article:- Saud* R.K., Singh B.P., Pannu R.K. (2016). Effect of limited irrigation and nitrogen levels on growth, yield attributesand yield of Indian mustard (Brassica juncea L.) . Agricultural Science Digest. 36(2): 142-145. doi: 10.18805/asd.v36i2.10636.

A field experiment was conducted during the winter season of 1999-2000 and 2000-2001 to study the effect of limited irrigation and nitrogen levels on growth, yield attributes and yield of Indian Mustard. The yield attributes, seed yield, stover yield and harvest index were more in the variety Laxmi than the variety RH-9304. The seed yield was found highest (1582 kgha-1). With one irrigation at flowering stage over no post sowing irrigation (1269 kgha-1). Nitrogen application influenced significantly the seed yield, stover yield and yield attributes up to 100 kg Nha-1.

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