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Agricultural utilization of fly ash – a way for sustainable agriculture practice and its environmental significance

Dey BS, Panigrahi S, Panigrahi T, Panda RB

Fly ash is mainly generated due to combustion of coal in thermal power plant. This is a problematic solid waste all over the world. Its disposal requires high amount of water and large area for ash pond.

Discovery Nature, 2012, 1(1), 11-14

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A comparison of the haematological and biochemical indices of broiler and red jungle (hamburgh) fowl (gallus gallus domesticus)

Chuku LC, Akujobi CQ, Chinaka NC

The haematological and biochemical parameters of some domestic fowl (Gallus gallus domesticus) of 300-500g body weight and aged between 16-20 weeks old were investigated in 10 broilers and 10 Hamburgh (red jungle fowl) breed respectively using both their whole blood and serum samples.

Discovery Nature, 2012, 1(1), 15-18

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Research needs and direction for sustainability of rice based cropping system

Avtar Singh, Kang JS, Hundal RK, Harmeet Singh

In India, the rice-wheat cropping system (RWCS) fulfils 80% of the food requirement and 60% of the nutrition requirement of Indian population. Out of the total rice and wheat production in India, 42% comes from Indo-Gangetic Plains (IGP) comprising Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and West Bengal.

Discovery Nature, 2012, 1(2), 23-35

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