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Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Vol. 7, Special Issue 1 (2018)

Screening of soybean genotypes against <em>Colletotrichum truncatum</em>

Author(s):

Dr. SS Chavan, Dr. DA Shinde and AM Kadam

Abstract:
Soybean (<em>Glycine max</em> (L.) Merill) is one of the most important oilseed-cum leguminous crop gaining importance during recent years due to its short duration, drought resistance, high yielding ability and nutritive value. It is the world’s foremost provider of protein and oil.In Maharashtra, the area production and productivity of soybean were 39.76 lakh hectare, 46.16 lakh metric tonnes and 808 kg/ha, respectively (Anonymous, 2016). Soybean growing major states in the country are Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, etc.Among the fungal diseases infecting soybean crop, anthracnose/pod blight caused by <em>Colletotrichumtruncatum</em> is one of the most important and destructive disease.

Pages: 2972-2974  |  1183 Views  346 Downloads

How to cite this article:
Dr. SS Chavan, Dr. DA Shinde and AM Kadam. Screening of soybean genotypes against <em>Colletotrichum truncatum</em>. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2018;7(1S):2972-2974.

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