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Exogenously Applied Plant Growth Regulators Affect Heat‐Stressed Rice Pollens
Increasing temperature due to global warming has emerged one of the gravest threats to rice production. This study examined the influence of high temperature and exogenously applied plant growthExpand
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Nitrogen levels and its time of application influence leaf area, height and biomass of maize planted at low and high density.
Field experiments were conducted at the New Developmental Research Farm of NWFP Agricultural University, Peshawar during 2002-03 and 2003-04 to investigate the impacts of nitrogen (N) rate and itsExpand
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Phenology, Growth and Biomass Yield Response of Maize (Zea mays L.) toIntegrated Use of Animal Manures and Phosphorus Application With and Without Phosphate Solubilizing Bacteria
Phosphorus (P) unavailability and lack of organic matter under calcareous soils in semiarid climates are the major reasons for low crop productivity. Field experiment was conducted to investigateExpand
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Plant Density and Nitrogen Effects on Maize Phenology and Grain Yield
ABSTRACT Nitrogen (N) and plant density are considered some of the most important factors affecting crop phenology (days to tasseling, silking, and maturity), morphology (leaves plant−1, seeds ear−1,Expand
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Dry Matter Partitioning and Harvest Index Differ in Rice Genotypes with Variable Rates of Phosphorus and Zinc Nutrition
Abstract Phosphorus (P) and zinc (Zn) deficiencies are the major problems that decrease crop productivity under rice-wheat cropping system. Field experiments were conducted to investigate impacts ofExpand
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Effects of Phosphorus Fertilizer Source and Plant Density on Growth and Yield of Maize in Northwestern Pakistan
ABSTRACT Phosphorus (P) fertilizer source and plant density are considered some of the most important factors affecting crop growth and yield. A field experiment was conducted to determine the impactExpand
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Responses of Rapid Viscoanalyzer Profile and Other Rice Grain Qualities to Exogenously Applied Plant Growth Regulators under High Day and High Night Temperatures
High-temperature stress degrades the grain quality of rice; nevertheless, the exogenous application of plant growth regulators (PGRs) might alleviate the negative effects of high temperatures. In theExpand
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Specific Leaf Area and Specific Leaf Weight in Small Grain Crops Wheat, Rye, Barley, and Oats Differ at Various Growth Stages and NPK Source
Leaf thickness plays an important role in leaf and plant functioning and is related to species’ strategies of resource acquisition and use. Leaf thickness in small grains crops was measured asExpand
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Phosphorus and Compost Management Influence Maize (Zea mays) Productivity Under Semiarid Condition with and without Phosphate Solubilizing Bacteria
Phosphorus (P) unavailability and lack of organic matter in the soils under semiarid climates are the two major constraints for low crop productivity. Field trial was conducted to study the effectsExpand
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