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International Journal of Pure & Applied Bioscience (IJPAB)
Year : 2017, Volume : 5, Issue : 2
First page : (92) Last page : (95)
Article doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18782/2320-7051.2878

Assessment of Hybrid Fodder Sorghum (Sugargraze) Quality Parameter

Harphool Meena*, P. K. P. Meena, Pratap Singh and B. L. Kumhar
AICRP on Irrigation Water Management, Agricultural Research Station, Ummedganj Farm Agriculture University, Kota-324001, Rajasthan 
*Corresponding Author E-mail: hpagron@rediffmail.com
Received: 19.04.2017  |  Revised: 28.04.2017   |  Accepted: 30.04.2017  


A field experiment was conducted during two consecutive years of kharif 2014 and 2015 at Agricultural Research Station, Kota, to evaluate the quality of fodder sorghum .Significantly higher green fodder yield (907 q/ha), leaf: stem ratio (0.34 & 031), cruid protein (7.15 & 6.97 per cent), cruid fibre (24.92 & 24.46 per cent) and ash content (15.01 & 14.96 per cent) were observed during the both cutting with sowing of sugargraze 9.5 kg seed ha-1 over local chari (control).

Key words: Sugargraze, ash, crude fibre, crude protein and leaf: stem ratio.

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Cite this article: Meena, H., Meena, P.K.P., Singh, P. and Kumhar, B. L., Assessment of Hybrid Fodder Sorghum (Sugargraze) Quality Parameter, Int. J. Pure App. Biosci.5(2): 92-95 (2017). doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18782/2320-7051.2878