Effect of nutrient management on growth and yield of sesame (Sesamum indicum L.)


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EFFECT OF NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT ON GROWTH AND YIELD OF SESAME

Authors

  • M R DESHMUKH Project Coordinating Unit, Sesame and Niger, JNKVV, Jabalpur-482 004, Madhya Pradesh
  • ALOK JYOTISHI Project Coordinating Unit, Sesame and Niger, JNKVV, Jabalpur-482 004, Madhya Pradesh
  • A R G RANGANATHA Project Coordinating Unit, Sesame and Niger, JNKVV, Jabalpur-482 004, Madhya Pradesh

https://doi.org/10.56739/jor.v31i2.142293

Keywords:

Economics, Foliar application, Nutrient management, Sesame

Abstract

Field experiments were conducted on sesame in vertisols of Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh during kharif seasons of 2009-10 and 2010-11 to determine its efficient nutrient management. Results revealed that application of 100% recommended dose of fertilizers (RDF) as 60 kg N + 40 kg P2O5 + 30 kg K2O/ha superimposed with sprayings of 2% Diammonium phosphate (DAP) twice at flowering and capsule formation stages was the best nutrient management for sesame resulting in high seed yields and monetary advantages, which was comparable to 100% RDF + sprayings of 2% urea twice at flowering and capsule formation stages as well as 100% RDF + spraying of 2% DAP once at flowering stage. This nutrient management proved to be more remunerative also.

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2023-09-12

Published

2014-12-31

How to Cite

M R DESHMUKH, ALOK JYOTISHI, & A R G RANGANATHA. (2014). Effect of nutrient management on growth and yield of sesame (Sesamum indicum L.): EFFECT OF NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT ON GROWTH AND YIELD OF SESAME. Journal of Oilseeds Research, 31(2). https://doi.org/10.56739/jor.v31i2.142293