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Table 4 Impact of bacterial endophyte PMRBE6 on yield attributes of pearl millet under screen house conditions

From: Isolation and evaluation of bacterial endophytes against Sclerospora graminicola (Sacc.) Schroet, the causal of pearl millet downy mildew

Treatments

Kharif 2017

Kharif 2018

Pooled mean

Yield (g/plant)

Test weight (g)

Yield (g/plant)

Test weight (g)

Yield (g/plant)

Test weight (g)

HHB 226

HHB67 Imp

7042S

HHB 226

HHB67 Imp

7042S

HHB 226

HHB67 Imp

7042S

HHB 226

HHB67 Imp

7042S

HHB 226

HHB67 Imp

7042S

HHB 226

HHB67 Imp

7042S

Seed treatment with PMRBE6

86.3

85.8

37.5

8.6

9.5

8.2

67.5

69.5

46.3

9.0

9.6

7.9

76.9

77.7

41.9

8.8

9.6

8.1

Seed treatment + Foliar spray with PMRBE6

88.0

86.3

37.3

8.8

8.6

7.8

68.5

70.3

48.0

9.0

9.8

8.0

78.3

78.3

42.7

8.9

9.2

7.9

Seed treatment with metalaxyl

87.3

68.3

30.3

8.2

8.8

7.0

68.5

69.8

28.3

8.2

8.9

7.7

77.9

69.1

29.3

8.2

8.9

7.4

Seed treatment with metalaxyl + Foliar spray with metalaxyl

88.3

72.0

29.5

8.4

8.9

7.3

69.0

70.8

26.5

8.1

9.0

7.7

78.7

71.4

28.0

8.3

9.0

7.5

Control

52.8

53.5

0.0

8.0

8.1

0.0

58.8

56.3

0.0

7.9

8.4

0.0

55.8

54.9

0.0

8.0

8.3

0.0

CD at (1%)

6.2

6.4

11.3

0.3

0.3

0.2

4.0

3.6

NS

0.3

0.3

0.4