International Journal of Farm Sciences

International Journal of Farm Sciences is published bi-monthly by Society for Advancement of Human and Nature (SADHNA), Dr.Y S Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry, Nauni, Solan. It contains research, concept and review articles in the field of agriculture and allied areas.

The Journal has been rated 4.01 by the National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS) effective 1 January 2017.


Vol 6, No 4 (2016)

Table of Contents

Original Research Articles

Evaluation of fungicides against angular leaf spot of French bean caused by Phaeoisariopsis griseola PDF
ADIKSHITA ADIKSHITA, SANDEEP KANSAL 1-5
Development and evaluation of soybean and finger millet incorporated Sukhdi: an Indian snack PDF
JASPREET KAUR, VH KANBI, MK CHAUDHARY 6-13
Adoption of selected home science technologies by the women self-help group members in Karnataka PDF
SUREKHA SANKANGOUDAR, SHIVALEELA PATIL 14-18
Trait linkages among brinjal (Solanum melongena) genotypes PDF
V SIVAKUMAR, K UMA JYOTHI, C VENKATA RAMANA, R RAJYALAKSHMI 19-23
Performance of ginger crop in response to integrated nutrient management under bamboo-based agroforestry system in mid-hill sub-humid conditions of Himachal Pradesh PDF
GARIMA GARIMA, DR BHARDWAJ, R KAUSHAL, MEERA DEVI, PRAVEEN KUMAR 24-29
Impact of cadmium mediated artificial diet on growth and nutritional indices of Spodoptera litura F (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) PDF
SHARMILA CHOHAN, SC VERMA, RS CHANDEL, MEENA THAKUR, SK BHARDWAJ 30-35
Expectations of farmers from research and extension personnel and prescriptive model to overcome the pollution effects PDF
A ANITHA PAULINE, C KARTHIKEYAN, S JANANI 36-42
Analysis of indicators towards entrepreneurial orientation PDF
S JANANI, V RAVICHANDRAN, TN SUJEETHA, A ANITHA PAULINE 43-48
Balance sheet of soil available nitrogen and economics of rice fallow sorghum at different planting densities and nitrogen levels PDF
H ARUNAKUMARI, PVN PRASAD 49-52
Assessment of genetic variability and identification of transgressive segregants for pod yield and its component traits in F2 segregating generation of groundnut (Arachis hypogea L) PDF
P SHASHIKUMARA, BG SANJEEV, P VENKATARAVANA 53-60
Effect of soaking and foliar application of salicylic acid and ethrel on growth, yield and biochemical traits of garlic (Allium sativum L) cv G-282 PDF
BHARAT MEENA, KAVITA ARVINDAKSHAN, PRAVIN SINGH, INDIRA YADAV, DK PATIDAR 61-66
Rural youth’s attitude towards agri-entrepreneurship and relationship of their profile characteristics to attitude PDF
G SHIVACHARAN, V SUDHA RANI, M SAMPATH KUMAR 73-76
Characterization of pecan (Carya illinoensis) genotypes using RAPD markers PDF
RAJINDER KAUR, EKTA BHARDWAJ, SHILPA SHILPA, KRISHAN KUMAR, DINESH SINGH, DEEPKA SHARMA 77-81
Standardization and validation of EST-SSR markers on peach (Prunus persica L) PDF
SHILPA SHILPA, RAJINDER KAUR, KRISHAN KUMAR 82-86
Assessment of socioeconomic status of agroforestry farmers in Haridwar, Uttarakhand PDF
HIMSHIKHA HIMSHIKHA 87-94
Management of leaf hopper infesting cowpea by seed treatment and foliar spray with neonicotinoid insecticides PDF
MITHU ANTU, DM KORAT, PATTAPU SREELAKSHMI 95-103
Effect of organic fertilizers on growth and yield of coriander (Coriandram sativum) under subabul (Leucaena leucocephala) alley cropping system PDF
YOGESH KUMAR AGARWAL, RAMCHANDRA RAMCHANDRA, HEMANT KUMAR 104-108
Knowledge level of farmers about selected water saving technologies in Patiala district of Punjab PDF
NAVDEEP KAUR, PRABHJOT KAUR, PANKAJ KUMAR 109-115
Extent of adoption of integrated weed management practices in major crops by the farmers and relationship of adoption level with their profile characteristics PDF
B RAJASHEKAR, V SUDHARANI, G SHIVACHARAN, SK NEEMA PARVEEN 116-119
Assessment of drudgery of farm women in groundnut production system PDF
GEETA CHITAGUBBI, RENUKA SALUNKE, SHREEDEVI MUGALKHOD, ASHWINI MORAB 120-130
Insect biodiversity of finger millet ecosystem in coastal Odisha PDF
ARUNDHATI SASMAL 131-135
Genetic variability studies in clonal population of teak (Tectona grandis L) PDF
R PATIL, DIPIKA AYATE, VV UJJAINKAR 136-139
Assessment of suitability of different growth stages of Chilo tumidicostalis Hmpsn for development of parasitoid Cotesia flavipes Cam in Assam PDF
SS BORA, SK DUTTA, BA GUDADE 140-144
Phytochemical and GC-MS analysis of Rhododendron arboreum flowers PDF
PIYUSH KASHYAP, SHAILZA ANAND 145-151
Importance of web-resources as experienced by university students PDF
CHHANDITA SEN 157-162
Effect of leaf litter fall on baby corn intercrop under poplar-based agroforestry system PDF
VIKRAM SINGH, SAMEER DANIEL, RAMCHANDRA RAMCHANDRA, PREETI YADAV 163-166
Assessment of drudgery reducing tool: harvest bag (cot bag) used by the farm women for harvesting chilli PDF
RENUKA SALUNKE, GEETA CHITAGUBBI, ASHWINI MORAB, SHREEDEVI MUGALKHOD 167-176
Innovative frontline demonstrations in tribal areas to enhance Bt cotton yield and income through integrated pest management PDF
D MOUNICA, V JYOTHI SWAROOPA 177-182
Effect of different fertility levels and plant spacing on growth and yield of Sarpgandha (Rauvolfia serpentina (L) Benth Ex Kurz under poplar-based agroforestry system PDF
B MEHERA, HEMANT KUMAR, RAMCHANDRA RAMCHANDRA, CHANDRA BHAN MAURYA, SB LAL 188-192
Genetic variability and character association among biometrical traits in F3 generation of lablab bean, Lablab purpureus (L) Sweet PDF
SA GADAKH, GS KADAM, TEJASHREE S LACHYAN 193-202
Correlation studies in teak for stem volume production PDF
NILISHA JIBKATE, DIPIKA AYATE, VV UJJAINKAR 203-206
Combining ability analysis for growth and yield characters in chilli (Capsicum annuum L) PDF
MOPIDEVI M NAGARAJU, I SREELATHAKUMARY 207-212
Boosting oats productivity through frontline demonstrations in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir PDF
AS CHARAK, GN JHA, A SHARMA, RS BANDRAL 227-230
Effect of integrated nutrient management on growth and establishment of banana cv Rasthali PDF
VIVEK KUMAR, BABU SINGH TANWAR, HARI RAM JAT, SAURABH GARG 231-235
Isolation of entomopathogenic nematodes from fruit orchards in mid-hills of Himachal Pradesh PDF
ISHA SHARMA, MOHINDER SINGH, RAKESH GUPTA 236-244
Studies on the role of insectivorous birds in managing insect pests of cabbage (Brassica oleracea var capitata L) PDF
RS RANA, JAGDISH CHAND, SK PATYAL, KC SHARMA 245-253
Effect of age and educational level of dairy farmers on knowledge and adoption of dairy farming practices in Kapurthala district of Punjab PDF
MANOJ SHARMA 254-262
Performance of tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L) genotypes for yield and quality traits under mid-hills of Himachal Pradesh PDF
AMARJEET KUMAR RAI, AMIT VIKRAM, SAHEB PAL, SANTOSH KUMARI, MEENU GUPTA 263-272
Management of plant parasitic nematodes in tomato through chemicals and organic amendments PDF
GC SHARMA, MINAKSHI GUPTA, PALLAVI SINGH, SANGEETA KUMARI 273-278
Yield improvement in groundnut through frontline demonstration under rainfed condition PDF
M SANGEETHA, PS SHANMUGAM, N TAMILSELVAN 279-282
Evaluation study of solar-powered irrigation pump PDF
SR KALBANDE, VP KHAMBALKAR, SNEHA DESHMUKH 283-289
Biochemical traits of some rice varieties grown under waterlogged and submerged conditions PDF
AK PADHIARY, B KAR, S ROUT, PK BEHERA, S SAHOO 290-298
Performance of cultivars of Kharif fodder maize under late sown conditions in Punjab PDF
NAVJOT SINGH BRAR, BALWINDER KUMAR, ANIL KUMAR, PRAHLAD SINGH, SHASHIPAL SHASHIPAL 299-304

Review and concept articles

Eco-farming: relevance and rewards PDF
ROSHNI VIJAYAN 67-72
Biotechnology and information technology in agriculture PDF
ROSHNI VIJAYAN 152-156
Scope of nanotechnology in forest product industry PDF
SAGARIKA BEHERA 183-187
Nutritional and medicinal properties of flaxseed (Linum usitassimum) PDF
VINITA VINITA, DARSHAN PUNIA, MK RANA 213-226