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Title of Thesis

Response of Maize (zea mays l.) to Salinity and Potassium Supply 

Author(s)

Tahir Maqsood

Institute/University/Department Details

Institute of Soil & Environmental Sciences / University of Agriculture Faisalabad

Session
2009
Subject
Soil Science
Number of Pages
162
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
maize, salinity, potassium supply

Abstract
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1 0 CONTENTS 5
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2 1 INTRODUCTION 5
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3 2 REVIEW OF LITERATURE

2.1 Extent of salinity problem at national and global levels

2.2 Effect of salinity on plant physiology and morphology

2.3 Effects of salinity on crop yields

2.4 Effect of salinity on maize crop

2.5 Mechanism of crop tolerance to salinity

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4 3 MATERIALS AND METHODS

3.1 Growth conditions & experimental techniques

3.2 Plant analysis

3.3 Physiological attributes

3.4 Biochemical attributes

3.5 Statistical analysis

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5 4 RESULTS AND DISCUSSION

Study-1 Screening of maize genotypes for salt tolerance in solution culture

Study-2 Differences in salt tolerance and potassium requirement of maize genotypes a hydroponics study

Study-3 Growth response of salt tolerant and salt sensitive maize genotypes to salinity and potassium supply

Study-4 Physiological and biochemical attributes of maize genotypes in saline soil

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6 5 SUMMARY 4
  5.1 LITERATURE CITED 22
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  5.2 APPENDICES 20