Vol. 10 No. 1
Response of rabi sweet corn to plant geometry and fertilizer
Author(s): R. K. MATHUKIA, R. P. CHOUDHARY, A. SHIVRAN AND N. BHOSALE
Abstract: Specialty corns (viz., sweet corn, pop corn, baby corn, high-oil corn etc.) assume tremendous market potential not only in India but also in the international market. These specialty corns with their high market value are perfectly suitable to peri-urban agriculture. Thus they promise higher income to maize growers. Out of the various specialty corns, sweet corn (Zea mays L. var. saccharata Sturt) has a big market potential. It is a hybridized variety of maize specifically bred to increase the sugar content (Anand et al., 2013)....
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