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The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is an autonomous organisation under the Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE), Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India. Formerly known as Imperial Council of Agricultural Research, it was established on 16 July 1929 as a registered society under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 in pursuance of the report of the Royal Commission on Agriculture. The ICAR has its headquarters at New Delhi.

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Association analysis of grain yield and its components in chickpea following hybridization and a combination of hybridization and mutagenesis  [1986]

Singh, O.; Paroda, R.S. (Haryana Agrciultural Univ., Hissar (India));

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The breeding strategy in chickpea could be to improve seed yield through selection for seed size and seeds/pod in a base population in which recombinants favouring both the component characters in desired direction are generated by either inter-se mating or by irradiation of the heterozygous population, or by both. Obviously the second approach could only be a supplement to the first rather than a substitute

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Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences (India)

ISSN : 0019-5022