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Harnessing potential yield of mango (Mangifera indica L.) cv. Dashehari by adopting efficient system of planting under Lucknow condition

DOI: 10.18805/ag.D-4712    | Article Id: D-4712 | Page : 152-154
Citation :- Harnessing potential yield of mango (Mangifera indica L.) cv. Dashehari by adopting efficient system of planting under Lucknow condition.Agricultural Science Digest.2018.(38):152-154
B. Lal, D. Mishra and P. Barman prananath.india@gmail.com
Address : Division of Crop Production, ICAR–Central Institute for Subtropical Horticulture, Lucknow – 226 101, Uttar Pradesh, India.
Submitted Date : 2-01-2018
Accepted Date : 19-05-2018

Abstract

A field experiment was conducted to evaluate the impact of planting systems on tree canopy volume and fruit yield in mango cv. Dashehari under Lucknow condition. The treatments were comprised of five planting systems viz., square system (100 plants ha-1), hedgerow system (166 plants ha-1), double hedgerow system (222 plants ha-1), cluster system (178 plants ha-1) and paired row system (133 plants ha-1). The experiment was laid out in a randomized block design with four replications. The pooled data from the year 2004-05 to 2012-13 indicated that, vegetative growth in terms of tree canopy volume was found higher under hedge row and double hedge row system of planting. Maximum cumulative fruit yield and also mean yield were obtained in double hedge row system of planting (55.72 and 6.19 t ha-1, respectively).

Keywords

Canopy volume Mango Planting systems Yield.

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