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Hareram Kumar R. A. Kaushik K. D. Ameta Arjun Lal Regar Kuldeep Singh Kuldeep Singh Rajawat Pinki Kumari

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An experiment was conducted on Effect of humic acid and nutrients mixture on growth and yield parameter of Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.) under polyhouse condition at Rajasthan College of Agriculture, Udaipur (Raj.). The data was analyzed statistically following completely randomized design. The results revealed that treatment T7 [(RDF + humic acid 10 kg/ha soil application + humic acid 0.1% foliar spray + nutrient mixture foliar spray (0.2% Ca + 0.5% Mg + 0.2% B + 0.5% Zn)] was recorded superior to enhance leaf nutrients analysis Ca (1.656%), Mg (0.763%), Zn (25.07ppm) and B (61.94ppm), fruit nutrient analysisCa (1.904%), Mg (0.877%), Zn (58.98ppm) and B (61.84ppm), total Soluble Solids (TSS) (6.020%), ascorbic acid content (39.85mg/100g), lycopene content (3.75 mg/100g) and cost benefit ratio (4.81).

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Keywords

Humic acid, Nutrients Mixture, Quality, Tomato

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Kumar, H., Kaushik, R. A., Ameta, K. D., Regar, A. L., Singh, K., Rajawat, K. S., & Kumari, P. (2017). Effect of humic acid and nutrients mixture on quality parameter of Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.) under polyhouse condition. Journal of Applied and Natural Science, 9(3), 1369-1372. https://doi.org/10.31018/jans.v9i3.1369
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