Journal of
Horticulture and Forestry

  • Abbreviation: J. Hortic. For.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9782
  • DOI: 10.5897/JHF
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 274

Full Length Research Paper

Integrated effect of nitrogen and vermicompost levels on yield and yield components of carrot (Daucus carota L.) at Woreta, Northwestern Ethiopia

Tadila Getaneh
  • Tadila Getaneh
  • Department of Plant Science, Woreta ATVET College, Ethiopia.
  • Google Scholar
Amare Mezgebu
  • Amare Mezgebu
  • Department of Natural Resource Management, Woreta ATVET College, Ethiopia.
  • Google Scholar


  •  Received: 04 June 2019
  •  Accepted: 19 July 2019
  •  Published: 31 August 2019

References

Alam MN (2006). Effect of vermicompost and some chemical fertilizers on yield and yield components of selective vegetable crops. Ph.D. Thesis, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh, pp. 122-176.

 

Alam MN, MS Jahan, MK Ali, MA Ashraf, Islam MK (2007). Effect of vermicompost and chemical fertilizers on growth, yield and yield components of potato in Barind soils of Bangladesh. Journal of Applied Sciences Research 3(12):1879-1888.

 

Ali MK, Barkotulla MAB, Alam MN, Tawab KHA (2006). Effect of Nitrogen Levels on Yield and Yield Contributing Characters of Three Varieties of Carrot. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences 9:553-557.
Crossref

 

Almaz A, Kassu T, Dawit H, Asrat M, Amare T (2017). Integrated Effect of Vermicompost, Rhizobia Inoculation and NP Fertilizer on Yield of Fababean at Kulumsa in Arsi Zone Ethiopia. Asian Journal of Plant Science and Research 8(4):8-12.

 

Alom A (2004). Effect of organic and inorganic fertilizers on growth and yield of carrot. MSc Thesis, Department of Horticulture, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh. p. 86.

 

Chatterjee R, Bandyopadhyay S, Jana JC (2014). Evaluation of vegetable wastes recycled for vermicomposting and its response on yield and quality of carrot (Daucus carota L.). International Journal of recycling Organic Waste Agriculture 3:60.
Crossref

 

Devi R, Kumar A, Bishaw D (2007). Organic farming and sustainable development in Ethiopia. Scientific Research and Essay 2(6):199-203.

 

FAO (2000). Production Yearbook. Food Agricul. Organiz., Rome, Italy 54:160-161.

 

Girma C, Zeleke O (2017). Effect of organic and inorganic fertilizers on growth, yield and yield components of Chick Pea (Cicerarietinum) and enhancing soil chemical properties on vertisols at ginchi, central highlands of Ethiopia. Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Healthcare 7(.23):28-34.

 

Hedge DM, Srinivas K (1989). Studies on irrigation and nitrogen requirement of tomato. Indian J. Agron.34:157-162.

 

Jeptoo A, Aguyoh JN, Saidi M (2013). Improving Carrot Yield and Quality through the Use of Bio-Slurry Manure. Sustainable Agriculture Research 2(1).
Crossref

 

Kahangi E (2004). Daucus carota L. In: Grubben, G.J.H. and Denton, O.A. (eds.) Plant Resources of Tropical Africa 2. Vegetables. PROTA Foundation, Wageningen, Netherlands pp. 280-285.

 

Kiros A, Kebede W, Fikreyohannes G (2018). Effect of inorganic NP fertilizers and vermicompost on growth, seed yield and yield components of onion (Allium cepa L.) at Maitsebri, Northern Ethiopia. Journal of Horticulture and Forestry 10(6):89-96.
Crossref

 

Kumar GS, Venkatasubbaiah YP (2017). Root Yield and Nutrient Uptake of Carrot (Daucus carota L.) as Influenced by the Application of Different Organic Manures. International Journal of Pure Applied Bioscience 5(5):131-138.
Crossref

 

Mebrahtu M, Solomun M (2018). The Combined Effect of Organic and Inorganic Fertilizer on Yield and Yield Component of Cabbage (Brassica Oleracea) at Dedebit Central Tigray, Ethiopia. Journal of Plant Science in Crop Protection 1(2):202.

 

Mehedi TA, Siddique MA, Shahid SB (2012). Effects of urea and cowdung on growth and yield of carrot. Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University 10(1):9-13.
Crossref

 

Patil A, Mangesh G, Rajkumar M (2016). Integrated nutrient management in carrot (Daucus carrota L.) under north eastern transitional track of Karnataka. An International Quarterly Journal of Life Sciences 11(1):271-273.

 

Prativa KC, BP Bhattarai (2011). Effect of Integrated Nutrient Management on the Growth, Yield and Soil Nutrient Status in Tomato. Nepal Journal of Science and Technology 12:23-28.
Crossref

 

Rahman MA, Islam MT, Mamun MAA, Rahman MS, Ashraf MS (2018). Yield and quality performance of carrot under different organic and inorganic nutrient sources with mulching options. Asian Journal of Agricultural and Horticultural Research 1(4):1-8.
Crossref

 

Rani NS, Mallareddy K (2006). Effect of different organic manures and inorganic fertilizers on growth, yield and quality of carrot. Karnataka Journal Agricultural Science 20(3):686-688.

 

SAS (2003). System version 9.0 Analytical Software (SAS Institute, Cary, NC).

 

Shanu V, Lakshminarayana D, Prasanth P, Naik DS (2019). Studies on the Effect of Integrated Nutrient Management (INM) on Growth and Yield Parameters of Carrot (Daucas carota L.) cv. Kuroda Improved under Southern Telangana Conditions. International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences 8(4):2786-2791.
Crossref

 

Subenthung Y, Singh VB, Kannaujia SP, Singh AK (2012). Effect of integrated nutrient management on growth, yield and nutrient uptake by turnip (Brassica rapa L.) cv.Pusa Sweti and their economics. Journal of Soil and Crops 22(1):1-9.

 

Sylvestre H, Constance M, Esdras N, Athanase N (2015). Effect of poultry manure and NPK (17-17-17) on growth and yield of carrot in Rulindo District, Rwanda. International Journal of Novel Research in Life Sciences 2(1):42-48.

 

Tesfaye B (2017). Composition of different composts and vermicompost and effects of their application rates on growth parameters of pot grown tomato. African Journal of Agricultural Research 12(18):1514-1525.
Crossref

 

Thiruneelakandan R, Subbulakshmi G (2014). Vermicomposting: a superlative for soil, plant and environment. International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology 3(1):930-938.

 

Tomar VK, RK Bhatnagar, Palta RK (1998). Effect of vermicompost on production of brinjal and carrot. Bhartiya Krishi Anusardhar Patrika: 13(3-4):153-156.

 

Tripathi KM, Dhakal DD, Sah SC, Baral DR, Sharma MD (2015). Evaluation of vermicompost and chemical fertilizers on performance of Pak choI (Brassica rapa CV. Hong Tae) and soil biological process. Journal of the Institute of Agriculture and Animal Science 33-34:245.

 

Vithwel S, Kanaujia P (2013). Integrated nutrient management on productivity of carrot and fertility of soil. SAARC Journal of. Agriculture 11(2):173-181.
Crossref

 

Yadav SK, Khokar UV, Yadav RP (2010). Integrated nutrient management for strawberry cultivation. Indian Journal of Horticulture 67(4):445-449.

 

Yagoub SO, Ahmed WMA, Mariod AA (2012). Effect of Urea, NPK and Compost on Growth and Yield of Soybean (Glycine max L.), in Semi-Arid Region of Sudan. International Scholarly Research Network.
Crossref

 

Yourtchi MS, Hadi MHS, Darzi MT (2013). Effect of nitrogen fertilizer and vermicompost on vegetative growth, yield and NPK uptake by tuber of potato (Agria CV.). International Journal of Agriculture and Crop Sciences 5(18):2033-2040.

 

Zakir HM, Sultana MN, Saha KC (2012). Influence of commercially available organic vs inorganic fertilizers on growth yield and quality of carrot. Journal of Environmental Science and Natural Resources 5(1):39-45.
Crossref