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bajra

pennisetumglaucum.
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Cereal crops, maize, sorghum, pearl millet and finger millet, were also grown.
This is the first time that a gene controlling an important agronomic trait has been isolated in the pearl millet genome.
1] soil) after mustard and pearl millet harvest, respectively, relative to the unfertilised control during first growing season (2012-13), and was statistically similar (P > 0.
3]) produced significantly higher grain and straw yield of pearl millet crop over rest of the treatments.
2013) estimated higher variation in most of the yield components while studying 15 pearl millet accessions.
Three pearl millet cultivars namely KBH (improved short duration variety) Sadore Local (local and late variety) and Striga Resistance (entry from ICRISAT pearl millet breeding program with low levels of Striga emergence) were used (courtesy Bettina Haussmann pers.
Therefore, this study aimed to evaluate the fermentation characteristics and the chemical composition, as well as to quantify the losses and dry matter recovery of two pearl millet genotypes silage submitted to nitrogen fertilization.
The number of pearl millet genotypes launched in the market has increased recently, which makes necessary a better nutritional evaluation of these materials in the silage form.
Corn has high levels of protein and other nutrients, and pearl millet and hulless oats are easier to harvest and thresh compared with many other grains.
Government has availed N$5 million for the production and distribution of pearl millet (Mahangu) to the drought and flood affected communities.