Seed Technology in Horticulture Crops
Seed Technology in Horticulture Crops
by Ponnuswami Et al
Year 2012
Paperback/Hardbound Hardbound
ISBN 10 9380428511
ISBN 13 9789380428512
Language English
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CONTENTS OF THE BOOK

UNIT – I: INTRODUCTION

1. Seeds 3
2. History and Development of Seed Industry
3. Seed Formation and Development
4. Seed Quality Attributes
5. Seed Germination
6. Seed Viability
7. Seed Vigour
8. Seed Dormancy
9. Varietal Deterioration and their Maintenance

UNIT – II: SEED PRODUCTION

10. Factors Affecting Vegetable Seed Production
11. Principles of Vegetable Seed Production
12. Seed Production Technology of Vegetables
13. Seed Production Technology of Leaf, Bulb and Legume crops
14. Seed Production Technology of Cole Crops
15. Seed Production Technology of Spice Crops
16. Seed Production Technology of Tuber Crops
17. Seed Production Technology of Medicinal and Flower Crops
18. Seed Management in Fruit Crops

UNIT – III: POST HARVEST HANDLING OF SEEDS

19. Maturity Indices in Vegetable Seed Crops
20. Harvest and Seed Extraction
21. Seed Drying
22. Seed Processing
23. Seed Treatment
24. Seed Packaging Materials
25. Seed Storage
26. Seed Village Concept and Organization in Seed Production

UNIT – IV: SEED TESTING

27. Vegetable Seed Testing
28. Seed Sampling
29. Physical Purity Analysis, Germination Test and Quick Viability Test
30. Moisture Estimation – Methods and Equipments
31. Seed Health Testing

UNIT – V: SEED CERTIFICATION AND SEED LEGISLATION

32. Seed Certification Procedures
33. Grow – Out Test
34. Seed Act and Seed Rules
35. Seed Legislation and Seed Law Enforcement
36. The Plant Varieties Protection and Farmers Right Act
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