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Silicon application and drought tolerance mechanismof sorghum

@inproceedings{Ahmed2011SiliconAA,
  title={Silicon application and drought tolerance mechanismof sorghum},
  author={Mukhtar Ahmed and Fayyaz-ul Hassen and Ummara Qadeer and Muhammad Aqeel Aslam},
  year={2011}
}
Pot experiments were conducted at the PMAS, Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan during 2007 repeated during 2008 to study the effect of silicon and nanoirrigation (W40) on drought tolerance mechanism of sorghum. According to experimental design, the silicon fertilization was divided into two levels: control (no application of potassium silicate) Si0 and application of silicon Si200 (200 mlL-1 of potassium silicate per kg of soil). Irrigation was divided into two levels: crop… 

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