Effect of atrazine anti-transpiration application on improving physiological traits, yield and yield components of safflower under rainfed condition

Hamid Bagheri; Babak Andalibi; Mohammad Reza Azimi moghaddam

Volume 14, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 1-16

https://doi.org/10.22059/jci.2013.29497

Abstract
  In order to possibility of improving physiological traits, yield and yield components of safflower (Carthamus tinctorius cv. sina) by anti-transpiration application in rainfed condition, a research was carried out in factorial based on randomized complete block design (RCDB) with three replications in ...  Read More

Effects of nitrogen and harvesting date on fertilizer use efficiency and qualitative and quantitative yield of sorghum bicolor

Roushan Jafari; Raouf Seyed sharif; Ali Akbar Imani

Volume 14, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 17-30

https://doi.org/10.22059/jci.2013.29498

Abstract
  In order to study the influence of nitrogen and different harvesting dates on sorghum yield, a split plot experiment based on randomized complete block design was conducted with three replications in 2010 at the Research Farm of Islamic Azad University, Ardabil branch. Factors were: different harvesting ...  Read More

Effect of potassium fertilizer on yield of three cultivars of watermelon under salt stress conditions

Amir hooshang Jalali; Peyman Jafari

Volume 14, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 31-41

https://doi.org/10.22059/jci.2013.29499

Abstract
  To investigate the effect of K fertilizer on yield and yield components of three watermelon cultivars, a two-year study (2007-2008) was conducted in Ardestan Agricultural Research Center (Isfahan province) by using of split plot randomized based on complete block design in three replications. Three watermelon ...  Read More

Phenolic compounds and antioxidant activity of some Iranian and commercial apple varieties in West Azarbaijan province

Maryam Rafiee; Lotfali Naseri; Davoud Bakhshi; Asad Alizadeh

Volume 14, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 43-55

https://doi.org/10.22059/jci.2013.29500

Abstract
  In this study, the amount of total phenol, chlorogenic acid, catechin, quercetin, phloridzin, cyanidin and antioxidant activity of apple (Malus domestica) skin and flesh of six Iranian cultivars, including: ‘Golab Kohanz’, ‘Sib Torsh Dirras’, ‘Ghara Yapragh’, ‘Torkman’, ...  Read More

Effect of water logging (paddy-soil) and dry farming (planted with vegetables) systems on distribution status of soil heavy metals regarding the accumulative and residual effects of organic fertilizers

Seyed Majid Mousavi; Mohammad Ali Bahmanyar; Zahra Ahmadabadi

Volume 14, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 57-69

https://doi.org/10.22059/jci.2013.29501

Abstract
  In order to investigate distribution status of heavy metals in cropping systems of water logging and dry farming, an experiment was conducted as split-plot arrangement based on randomized complete block design with three replications in research field of Sari Agricultural Science and Natural Resources ...  Read More

Effect of salicylic acid on maintaining post-harvest quality of apple cv. ،Golabe-Kohanz

Maryam Hadian-Deljou; Hasan Sarikhani

Volume 14, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 71-82

https://doi.org/10.22059/jci.2013.29502

Abstract
  Fruit browning and tissue softening due to damages during handling, quality losses and water loss are the major limiting factors reducing postharvest life of early ripening apples. In this study, the effect of salicylic acid (SA) on fruit quality of apple cv ‘Golabe-Kohanz’ during postharvest ...  Read More

Effect of Growth Promoting Rhizobacteria on germination and early growth of two alfalfa cultivars under salinity stress condition

Omid Younesi; Kazem Poustini; Mohammad Reza Chaichi; Ahmad Ali Pourbabaie

Volume 14, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 83-97

https://doi.org/10.22059/jci.2013.29503

Abstract
  In order to study the effects of seed-bacterial priming (inoculation) on germination and early growth of alfalfa under salinity stress conditions, an experiment was conducted at seed research laboratory and Greenhouse of College of Agriculture, University of Tehran in Karaj (Iran) in 2011. The experiment ...  Read More