Effect of Drought Stress on Leaf Chlorophyll fluorescence, Yield, Yield Components and Economic Water Use Efficiency of Selected Lentil Genotypes

Mohammad Hasan Vafaei; mahdi parsa; ahmad Nezami; Ali Ganjeali; Alireza Noroozi sharaf

Volume 21, Issue 2 , July 2019, , Pages 131-148

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/jci.2018.268140.2105

Abstract
  Lentil (Lens culinaris Medik) enjoys the second largest cultivation area among all planted pulses in Khorasan Razavi Province. In order to investigate the effect of drought stress on yield and yield components of selected lentil drought-tolerant genotypes, a split-plots experiment has been carried out ...  Read More

The Effect of seed priming on germination, yield and the quality of sesame grains under deficit irrigation

Kamyar Kazemi; Mohammad Khajehosseini; Ahmad Nezami; Hamdollah Eskandari

Volume 18, Issue 2 , July 2016, , Pages 373-388

http://dx.doi.org/10.22059/jci.2016.56575

Abstract
  Effect of seed priming on germination and seedling growth of sesame investigated under controlled conditions. The primed seeds with ZnSO4 had the maximum germination percentage whereas the highest germination rate was observed in hydro-primed seeds. The treated seeds with PEG showed the best growth of ...  Read More