Journal of Arid Legumes

Journal of Arid Legumes

Volume : Current 7 (2010)

Published by Scientific Publishers

Editor-in-Chief: Durgadas P. Kasbekar


EISSN : Coming Soon

Print Frequency : Half Yearly

Journal Size : 28 x 21 cm

Months of Publishing : Jan, July

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About this journal
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Abstract and Indexing

The Journal of Arid legumes publishes original research, review and theme papers on various aspects on following crops.

1. Clusterbean (Guar), Mothbean (Dew gram), Cowpea (Lobia) and Horsegram (Kulthi). The research articles on these crops receive priority.
2. The Legumes crops besides above will also be considered for publication viz., Mungbean  (Green gram), Rice bean, Indian bean, Winged bean and other minor pulses grown in arid and semi-arid regions.


A. Henry


D. Kumar (Jodhpur)
S.K. Mishra (New Delhi)
S.P.S. Choudhary (Jaipur)
B.K. Kandpal (Jaisalmer)
Suresh Acharya (S.K. Nagar)
B.B. Jadhav (Dapoli)

P.P. Gupta (Hisar)
N.K. Dwivedi (Jodhpur)
K.P. Vishwanatha (Banglore)
Z.S. Solanki  (Mandore)
E. Sreenivasan (Kerala)
U.N. Joshi (Hisar)

Table Of Content

Short Communications

Studies on varietal diversity in mung bean (Vigna radiata (L.) Welczek) genotypes in arid regions

( A. Henry , B.K. Mathur )

Screening of different mungbean cultivar against Rhizobium leguminosarum in pot house condition

( Jeewa Ram , B.L. Roat , P.C. Lodha )

Impact of front line demonstrations in mungbean (Vigna radiata L. Wilczek) cultivation

( O.P. Khedar , R.V. Singh )

To identify resistant source against Yellow mosaic virus in mungbean (Vigna radiata L. Wilczek)

( O.P. Khedar , R.V. Singh )

Impact of maintenance breeding on genetic enhancement and Yellow mosaic virus resistance of mungbean (Vigna radiata L. Wilczek) variety MUM 2

( O.P. Khedar , R.V. Singh )


Bio - efficacy of certain newer molecules of insecticides against pod borer complex of pigeonpea

( B.G. Prajapati , G.M. Patel )

Soybean improvement through induced mutagenesis - A review

( Mudasir Hafiz Khan , Sunil Dutt Tyagi )

Changing environment and sustained crop production: A challenge for agronomy

( S.P.S. Tanwar , A.k. Singh , N.L. Joshi )

Utilization of horse gram (Dolichos macrotyloma) flour in biscuit preparation

( Shruti Bhabdari , Gurmukh Singh , Alka Pandey )

Phosphorus and sulphur relations as appraised by composition in growth stages of mustard and soybean with their application along with organic manures  

( Mahesh Kumar , B.K. Nad )

Effect of sowing time, row spacing and seed rate on yield and yield attributes of mothbean (Vigna aconitifolia) under rain fed conditions

( M.M. Patel , I.C. Patel , P.H. Patel , S.G. Vaghela , R.I. Patel , S. Acharya )

Field evaluation of botanicals and bio-pesticides against pod borer complex infesting pigeonpea

( B.G. Prajapati , G.M. Patel )

Evaluation of neem seed kernel extract in combination with insecticides against pod borers of pigeonpea

( B.G. Prajapati , G.M. Patel )

Estimation of avoidable losses due to pest complex in pigeonpea

( B.G. Prajapati , G.M. Patel )

Evaluation of IPM modules against pest complex of pigeonpea

( B.G. Prajapati , G.M. Patel )

Success story of genetic improvement of mungbean (Vigna radiata L. Wilczek) at Rajasthan Agriculture University, ARS, Durgapura, Jaipur  

( O.P. Khedar , R.V. Singh )

Response of cluster bean (Cyamopsis tetragonoloba (L.) Taub.) varieties to spacing and fertilizer levels under rainfed condition of western Rajasthan  

( N.D. Yadava , R.K. Beniwal , M.L. Soni )

Growth and instability in area and production of legumes in arid fringes of Rajasthan

( Khem Chand , B.L. Jangid , B.L. Gajja )

Effect of biofertilizers at different fertility levels on growth and yield of Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp) under rainfed conditions

( M.M. Patel , I.C. Patel , S. Acharya , B.S. Patel , S.B.S Tikka )

Genetic diversity analysis in clusterbean using quality characters

( Manjit Singh , A. Henry , Rakesh Pathak )

Optimum Size and Shape of Plots for Field Experiments on Clusterbean (Cyamopsis tetragonoloba (L.) Taub) under rainfed conditions of arid areas

( A. Henry , B.K. Mathur )