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Efficacy of Probiotic Supplemented Vermicompost on Germination, Growth, and Biochemical content of Vigna mungo (L.) Hepper

  • Ramasamy Karthiyayini
  • Mani Rama Prabha
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Abstract

Vermicomposting is the most important environment and ecofriendly technique which is primarily used to produce wealth from waste. The study was conducted to evaluate the vermicompost-supplemented probiotics (Lactobacillus sporogenes and Saccharomyces cerevisiae) on seedling growth and leaf biochemical parameters of Vigna mungo plant. This study discovered that vermicomposting is one of the novel techniques used to get rid of the menace caused by organic wastes and vermicompost along with biofertilizers and has tremendous scope to wrest the present-day agriculture out of food and nutrition crisis.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of BotanyAvinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for WomenCoimbatoreIndia
  2. 2.Department of BotanyThiagarajar CollegeMaduraiIndia

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