Effects of sewage waste water on morphophysiology and yield ofSpinacia and Trigonella.

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Year Published: 2003
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Author: Khan, N. A. ; Gupta, L. ; Javid, S. ; Singh, S. ; Khan, M. ; Inam, A. ; Samiullah
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An experiment was conducted in 1999-2000 in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India, to evaluate the effect of sewage waste water on morphophysiology and yield of two leafy vegetables, spinach (Spinacia oleracea) and methi (Trigonella foenum-graecum). Sewage waste water application increased chlorophyll a, b and total chlorophyll contents, photosynthetic rate, photosynthetic water use efficiency, growth and yield. Physicochemical characteristics of sewage waste water met the irrigation quality requirements and were within the permissible limits.

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Volume: 8
Number: 1
Journal: Indian Journal of Plant Physiology
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ISSN: 0019-5502
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chlorophyll, crop yield, fenugreek, growth, irrigationwater, photosynthesis, physicochemical properties, plant waterrelations, sewage effluent, spinach, waste water, water quality, wateruse efficiency, India, Uttar Pradesh, Spinacia oleracea, Trigonellafoenum-graecum, Spinacia, Chenopodiaceae, Caryophyllales, dicotyledons,angiosperms, Spermatophyta, plants, eukaryotes, Trigonella,Papilionoideae, Fabaceae, Fabales, South Asia, Asia, DevelopingCountries, Commonwealth of Nations, India, carbon assimilation, carbondioxide fixation, water composition and quality, Horticultural Crops(FF003) (New March 2000), Plant Physiology and Biochemistry (FF060),Plant Water Relations (FF062), Plant Production (FF100), Soil WaterManagement (Irrigation and Drainage) (JJ800) (Revised June 2002)[formerly Soil Water Management], Human Wastes and Refuse (XX300)

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