I= "CONSERVATION AND USE OF SOIL MOISTURE UNDER DRY FARMING CONDITIONS"
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Title of Thesis
"CONSERVATION AND USE OF SOIL MOISTURE UNDER DRY FARMING CONDITIONS"

Author(s)
Sukh Dayal Nijhawan
Institute/University/Department Details
University of the Punjab
Session
1944
Subject
Agriculture
Number of Pages
376
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
soil moisture, dry farming conditions, conservation of soil moisture, soil mulch, rain water, green manuring

Abstract
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1 0 Contents
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2 1 General 3 €“ 15
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  1.1 Weather And Season 3
  1.2 Nature Of The Soil 6
  1.3 Methods Of Study 10
3 2 Conservation Of Soil Moisture 16 €“ 139
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  2.1 Movement Of Moisture In The Soil And Its Evaporation From The Surface Under Field Conditions 16
  2.2 A Critical Study Of The Effect Of Soil Mulch On Conservation Of Soil Moisture 63
  2.3 A Relative Study Of Soil And Artificial Mulches In Conserving Soil Moisture 80
  2.4 Effect Of Different Cultivation Practices On Absorption And The Retention Of Rain Water 94
  2.5 A Study Of The Effect Of Farmyard Compost And Green Manuring On Conservation Of Soil Moisture 136
4 3 Use Of Moisture By Crops 140 €“ 205
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  3.1 Available Soil Moisture For Crops 140
  3.2 Movement Of Moisture Under Crops 159
  3.3 A Study Of The Effect Of Season And Cultural Practices On The Depth From Which Different Crops Remove Water 168
  3.4 Field Water Requirement Or Water Cost Of The Crop 183
5 4 Summary And Conclusion 206
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6 5 Practical Application Of The Results 211
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7 6 Acknowledgment 212
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8 7 Appendices 213
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9 8 References 232
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10 9 Glossary Of Local Terms 240
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11 10 Supplementary Work 241
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