Volume-2, Issue – 3, July-September, 2014

S. No.

Title and Author

Page No.

i

Editorial – Changing Facets of Farming Systems in Cold Desert of the Country

J. C. Tewari

1-2

Cultivation and Production

1.                   

Quality Seed Production of Pumpkin

R. M. Ishwaree, Abhishek Katagi and T. Chetan

3-6

2.                   

Role of Hybrids in Vegetable Production

Om Prakash Meena and Nirmal Kumar Meena

7-14

3.                   

Scientific Cultivation of Mentha (Mint)

D. K. Singh, S. Singh, Sunil. K. Singh , Dinesh Kumar Singh, Dharmendra Kumar and Kaushal Kumar

15-19

4.                   

Production Technology of Rose in Greenhouse

Anop Kumari and Mahesh Choudhary

20-23

5.                   

Packages and Practices of Orange (Citrus sinensis) Production in Jhalawar District of Rajasthan

R. S. Meena, R. L. Meena, R. S. Singh and S. S. Rao

24-28

6.                   

Cost Effective Hardening of Tissue-cultured Plantlets of Grand Naine Banana for Income Generation

Ratnesh Kumar Singh

29-33

7.                   

System of Rice Intensification: Package and Practices for Bihar state

Rakesh Kumar, Amarendra Kumar and Sanjay Kumar

34-38

8.                   

Precision Farming: A Pathway to Attract Youth in Agriculture

Monika, Sandeep Mann, Anil K. Dixit and Surya

39-44

9.                   

Pigeonpea Cultivation for Diversification in India

Gagandeep Kaur and Navita Ghai

45-46

10.              

Technologies for Sustainable Jute Fibre Production

Mukesh Kumar, A. Bera, B.S. Gotyal, M. Ramesh Naikand Shailesh Kumar

47-52

11.              

Technologies for Improving Water Use Efficiency in Sub-Tropical Sugarcane Production

V. Visha Kumari , T. K. Srivastava and M. A . Sarath Chandran

53-58

12.              

Sustainable Food Grain Production in Hills

Swapana Sepehya, R. P. Sharma and Sushil Dhiman

59-63

13.              

Weed Management in Organic Production Systems

M. A . Nishan

64-68

14.              

Women Friendly Tools and Equipment Used in Rice Cultivation

Abhijit Khadatkar, R. R. Potdar, Harsha Wakudkar and Bhagwan Singh Narwariya

69-71

15.              

Maturity Indices - Important Key to Minimize Post Harvest Loss of Fruits

                       Nirmal Kumar Meena, K. Prasad, Pintu Lal and Jal Singh

72-75

Nutrient Management

16.              

Improving Nitrogen Use Efficiency in Rice

Teekam Singh

76-80

17.              

Organic vs Chemical Nutrition – A Pot Culture Experiment with Tomato, Brinjal and Okra

Jaya Sharma and Sunita Agarwal

81-88

18.              

Bacterial Endophytes as Biofertilizer for Pulse Crops

T. UmaMaheswari, K. Anbukkarasi and T. Hemalatha

89-93

Plant Protection

19.              

Tea Mosquito Bug and their Management in Cashew Ecosystem

O. S. Navik and S. K. Godase

94-99

20.              

Package and Practices for Integrated Pest Management of Mango (Mangifera indica)

B. M. Meena, Anirudha Chattopadhyay, S. C. Meena, S. S. Rathore

100-107

21.              

Managing Menace of Insect Pests on Custard Apple

R. Maruthadurai and V. Karuppaiah

108-111

22.              

Insect Pests Of Okra and Their Management

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

112-119

23.              

Diseases of Cucurbit Crops and their Management

Ritu Rani, Vineet Kumar Sharma and Pardeep Kumar

120-122

24.              

Mealybug (Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley) - A New Pest in Jute Crop: Management Strategies

B. S. Gotyal, S. Satpathy, K. Selvaraj, P. N. Meena and R. K. Naik

123-125

25.              

Root Knot Nematodes: Threat to Indian Agriculture

Tushar M. Ghule, Amit Singh and M. R. Khan

126-130

26.              

Trap Cropping:  A Valuable Pest Management Technique

S. R. Dewangan and G. D. Sahu

131-134

27.              

Biological Disease Management through Trichoderma

Anand Kumar Meena, Paritosh Kumar, Jagdish Bishnoi, Pawan Kumar and Ashok Kumar Meena

135-138

28.              

Trichoderma - A Potential Bioagent in Plant Disease Management

P. N. Meena, B. S. Gotyal, V. Rameshbabu, A. N. Tripathi, and K. Selvaraj

139-142

29.              

Trichoderma : A Biocontrol Weapon for Sustainable Agriculture

Subodh kumar, V. Palanisamy, and R. Thava Prakasa Pandian

143-148

30.              

Plant Phenolics: Important Bio-Weapon against Pathogens and Insect Herbivores

Lokesh Kumar, M. K. Mahatma, K.A. Kalariya, S.K. Bishi and Anita Mann

149-152

31.              

Soil Solarization: A Natural Pest Management Strategy

Harsimran K. Gill

153-157

32.              

Dragonfly: Environment Indicator and Its Conservation

Prasad S. Burange, Ram K. Wargantiwar and Navneet Kaur

158-160

Agricultural Economics

33.              

Farmers’ Producer Company: A boon for Farmers through Collective Action

P. H. Romen, L. Priscilla and Sudhir Rajpoot

161-163

34.              

Kudumbashree - An Economic Security to Rural Women: A Case Study

M. Esakkimuthu

164-166

Food Security and Millets

35.              

National Food Security Act: Implication to Rainfed Agriculture

Ravi Dupdal, Rajkumar Dhakar and C. A. Rama Rao

167-169

36.              

Millets for Ensuring Nutritional Security

K. Hariprasanna, Sunil Gomashe, K. N. Ganapathy and J. V. Patil

170-175

37.              

Nature’s Neutraceuticals - Millets

M. Dhananivetha and R. Gowthami

176-180

Medicinal Plants

38.              

Zanthoxylum armatum : Versatile Plant Species in Nature

P. D. Firake, D. M. Firake and G. T. Behere

181-184

39.              

Parkia roxburghii : A Multi-purpose Tree Species of North eastern Himalaya

D. M. Firake, P. D. Firake, G. T. Behere and N. S. Azad Thakur

185-187

40.              

A Basic Information,Cultivation and Medicinal Use of Tinospora cordifolia

L. B. Gaur , S. P. Singh S. C. Gaur, S. S. Bornare, A. S. Chavan, Sudhir Kumar and Mukh Ram

188-192

Tree Species

41.              

Rhododendron arboreum Sm. - An Economic Important tree of Sikkim

Chandan Singh Purohit

193-198

42.              

Kilmora: A Wild Edible Potential Nutraceutical Fruit in Indian Himalayan Region

R. S. Pal, R. Arun Kumar, Lakshmi Kant and J. C. Bhatt

199-203

43.              

Sesbania grandiflora (L.) Poiret: A Potential Agroforestry Tree Species

S. Sarvade

204-207

Climate Change Effects

44.              

Medicinal and Aromatic Plants are in Danger due to Climate Change

Md. Hedayetullah, Parveen Zaman and Vishal Singh

208-213

45.              

Agroforestry for Adaptation and Mitigation of Climate Change

Sangram Chavan, Ram Newaj, A.Keerthika, Asha Ram, Ankur Jha and Anil Kumar

214-219

Miscellaneous  

46.              

Watershed Management- Solution to Water Crisis

Rahul Chopra, Ajeet Singh, Pravisha Lahoty and Manisha Rana

220-224

47.              

Polymerase Chain Reaction: A Robust Technology for Crop Improvement

Vivekanand Tiwari, Kiran Patel, Viral B. Mandaliya, and Sujit Kumar Bishi

225-229

48.              

Natural Fibre Composites and Its Potential

Sandeep Bhardwaj, Rajender Kumar, and Rupali Sharma

230-232

49.              

Basic Testing of Construction Materials for Farmers

                                      Sandeep Bhardwaj

233-236

Inspiring Note

50.              

Food:  What Does It Really Mean?

K. Usha

237-241