Volume – 2, Issue – 1 (January – March), 2014

S. No.

Title and Author

Page No.

1.                 

Editorial - Rural Women and Environment in Thar Desert

J. C. Tewari

1

2.                 

Preface

Lokesh Kumar Jain

2

Popular Article

3.                 

Nucleus and Breeder Seed Production in Rice Varieties

Priyadarsini Sanghamitra, Sujata Das and Jayanta Beura

3-6

4.                 

Participatory Plant Breeding: Farmers as Breeders

Digvijay Kumar Bhargav and H. P. Meena

7-14

5.                 

Post Harvest Storage and Processing of Agricultural Produce in Arid Zone

Pratibha Tewari and Shweta Tripathi

15-22

6.                 

Processing Technology and Health Benefits of Green Tea

Vishal Singh, Deepak Kumar Verma and Gurupreet Singh

23-30

7.                 

Quality Requirements for Large Cardamom Capsules

P. Chhetri, B.A.Gudade, U. Gupta, T. N. Deka and A. K. Vijayan

31-32

8.                 

Large Cardamom Curing Through ICRI Improved Bhatti: A Breakthrough

T. N. Deka, B. A. Gudade, P. Chhetri and A. K. Vijayan

33-36

9.                 

Fertigation: A Tool for Efficient Fertilizer and Water Management

Rachna Rana, Ramesh, Shilpa Kaushal and Gunjan Guleria

37-44

10.            

Techniques for Improving Crop Productivity and Water Use Efficiency

Ramanjit Kaur, Seema Sepat, Manisha Rani and K S Rana

45-52

11.            

Drought Classification for Policy Planning and Sustainable Agricultural Production in India

N. M. Alam, Rajeev Ranjan, C. Jana, Ramanjeet Singh, S. Patra, B. N. Ghosh and N.K. Sharma

53-59

12.            

Agroforestry Practices for Improving Soil Nutrient Status

S. Sarvade, Rahul Singh, Heerendra Prasad and Dasharath Prasad

60-64

13.            

Some Ecofriendly Techniques of Insect-Pest Management in Commercial Vegetable Production

Anil, Omkar Gavkare and Lokender Kashyap

65-68

14.            

A Potential Scope of Sweet Corn for Peri-Urban Farmers in India

M. C. Dagla, R. N. Gadag, Narendra Kumar, B. C. Ajay and Chet Ram

69-73

15.            

Protected Farming

Shweta, S.K.Bhatia and Manu Malik

74-79

16.            

Insect Pests of Cruciferous Vegetables and Their Management

K. M. Kumaranag, S. C. Kedar, N. H. Thodsare and D. M. Bawaskar

80-86

17.            

Integrated Disease Management

M. K. Khokhar and Renu Gupta

87-91

18.            

Importance of Plastics in Horticulture

Ramesh Kumar Jat, N. Jat, L. Jat, A. L. Jat and R. L. Jat

92-94

19.            

Management of Coastal Soils for Improving Soil Quality and Productivity

Prasenjit Ray, Babu Lal Meena and C. P. Nath

95-99

20.            

Soil Organic Matter for Sustaining Crop Productivity and Soil Health

Kailash Prajapat, G. L. Choudhary, Sita Kumawat, T. A. Jadhav and S. R. Rundala

100-104

21.            

Role of Silicon as Beneficial Nutrient for Rice Crop

V. Kasthuri Thilagam, Sangita Mohanty, Mohammad Shahid, Rahul Tripathi, A. K. Nayak and Anjani Kumar

105-107

22.            

Food Inflation: Noxious Problem and Policies Cure

           Vikash Pawariya

107-111

23.            

Use of Statistical Packages for Designing and Analysis of Experiments in Agriculture

Latika Sharma and Nitu Mehta (Ranka)

112-117

Research Note

24.            

Organic Mulches: An Innovative Pest Management Strategy

Harsimran K Gill and Gaurav Goyal

118-123

25.            

Impact of Price Changes on Area, Production and Productivity of Sugarcane in Haryana

Usha Poonia and Abhey Singh Godara

124-130

26.            

Ecological and Economic Impact of Plant Protection Methods in Cotton

R. Sudha

131-135

27.            

Dissemination of Eco-Friendly IPM Technology through OFT on Mustard in Alwar District of Rajasthan

Mahendra Kumar  and Shailesh Godika

136-140

28.            

Opportunities Perceived by Participants at Commodity Exchange in the State of Rajasthan

Banshi Lal Verma and R. C. Kumawat

141-145

Review Paper

29.            

Alternaria Blight: A Chronic Disease in Sunflower

Digvijay Kumar Bhargav and H. P. Meena

146-153

30.            

Diversified uses of Ber (Ziziphus spp.)

Shaitan Meena, H. P. Meena and R. S. Meena

154-159

Success Story

31.            

How the Rainfed Horticulture Changed the Life of Farmers in Thar Desert: A Success Story

Banwari Lal, Harinarayan Verma and Uzmakalam

160-161

Short Note

32.            

Physiological Seed Enhancement Techniques

Deepti Prabha  and J. S. Chauhan

162-163