Research Paper | Agricultural Engineering | India | Volume 2 Issue 1, January 2013
Studies on Grain Yield Components in NPT Lines of Rice to Develop Super Rice Hybrid
Shivam Soni, Harish Kumar Netam
Combining ability in NPT lines of rice for Super hybrid rice breeding programme has been carried out in line x tester mating design involving 3 stable CMS lines and well adapted 9 testers of different eco-geographic origin in rice. It revealed presence of predominance of non additive gene action for the characters under study. Among the lines IR 79156A was identified as a good general combiner followed by APMS 6A and IR58025A and within the tester ET 1-13, IRFAN-115, and ET 1-12, was found to be good combiner for grain yield per plant. Promising hybrids based on per se performance, SCA, GCA and Heterosis for grain yield per plant are IR79156A/ET-1-10, APMS6A/ET1-12, IR58025A/IRFAN-115, IR79156A/ET-1-1and IR79156A /TOX 981-11-2-3. These promising hybrids offer greater scope for further exploitation of hybrid vigour commercially.
Keywords: New plant type, hybrid rice, CMS, Combining ability
Edition: Volume 2 Issue 1, January 2013
Pages: 588 - 590
How to Cite this Article?
Shivam Soni, Harish Kumar Netam, "Studies on Grain Yield Components in NPT Lines of Rice to Develop Super Rice Hybrid", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=IJSRON2013318, Volume 2 Issue 1, January 2013, 588 - 590
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