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Title of Thesis

Sustainable Crop Production by Using Brackish Water

Author(s)
Muhammad Rashad Farooq
Institute/University/Department Details

Institute of Soil & Environmental Sciences / University of Agriculture Faisalabad

Session
2009
Subject
Soil Science
Number of Pages
283
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
sustainable, Crop Production, Brackish Water

Abstract
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S. No. Chapter Title of the Chapters Page Size (KB)
1 0 CONTENTS 11
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2 1 INTRODUCTION 6
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3 2 REVIEW OF LITERATURE

2.1 Water salinity

2.2 Water suitability criteria

2.3 Quality of ground water in Indus basin

2.4 Effect of brackish water on growth of wheat and other crops

2.5 Effect of brackish water on maize and other crop

2.6 Effect of brackish water on soil properties

2.7 Use of amendments and management practices

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4 3 MATERIALS AND METHODS

3.1 Growth conditions and experimental technique

3.2 Seed source 

3.3 Solution culture experiments

3.4 Soil culture experiments

3.5 Experimental design

3.6 Morphological characters

3.7 Plant analysis

3.8 Soil analysis

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5 4 RESULTS

4.1 Performance of different wheat and maize genotypes against different levels of brackish water

4.2 Evaluation of pre-selected wheat & maize genotypes in soil culture by using brackish water (lysimeters experiment)

4.3 Farmer field experiments

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6 5 DISCUSSION

5.1 Performance of different wheat and maize genotypes against different levels of brackish water (solution culture experiments)

5.2 Evaluation of pre-selected wheat & maize genotypes in soil culture by using brackish water (lysimeters experiment)

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7 6 SUMMARY 5
  6.1 LITERATURE CITED 20
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  6.2 APPENDICES 31