seed cotton

seed cotton

[′sēd ‚kät·ən]
(agriculture)
The material in mature bolls containing both cotton fiber and seeds.
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A fortnightly report released by Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) disclosed on Monday the arrival of seed cotton (phutti) at ginning factories observed 5.
Butt making; Channel cleaning; Cleaning and ginning of seed cotton; removing of pilli butti from seed cotton;, cleaning and ginning of seed cotton samples; ginning on saw gin and ginning machine; cleaning of seed cotton, cleaning of kaccha path; fertilizer application; harvesting, threshing, weighing and stacking of Moong, Guar, Arhar Rape seed & Mustard ; irrigation in cotton, wheat and Berseem; Loading and unloading of tractor trolley; Picking of cotton; plucking sorting and picking of cross bolls; processing & storingof Wheat and Berseem; removing of creepers and Hoeing &weeding in cotton; data recording of three section in research farm; seed treatment and packing of wheat seed;
This study was conducted to determine whether increasing urea fertilization ratios at the initial flowering stage or fertilization once at the budding or the initial flowering stage could improve seed cotton yield, plant 15N recovery, and decrease fertilizerN loss (FNL).
Post planting observations recorded during crop production were morphological and phenological characteristics along with seed cotton picking during September, October and November.
Some of the traits like boll number, boll weight and sympodia plant-1 did not reveal the highest GCA scoring parent for seed cotton yield.
Seed cotton yield determines the commercial value of cotton and the heritability value plays a key role in determining selection strategy for improvement.
Found in the actual investigation, the target price reform pilot work carried out after the correlation between the purchase price and the cotton seed cotton ginning factory trading level to further enhance the quality of cotton and cotton is not only affected by the growth period (from emergence to the first mature boll opening, growth period, about 120 days) on meteorological conditions, in the cotton boll opening period (from the beginning to the end for receiving flowers opening boll period) between the meteorological environment will also affect the quality of cotton.
Deshphande and Baig (2003) noted that, though GCA and SCA variances were important, yet the magnitude of SCA was higher than GCA indicating the preponderance of dominant genes controlling number of bolls, ginning outturn%, seed index, lint index and seed cotton yield.
The prices of seed cotton in Sindh were at Rs 1900 and Rs 2350 and in Punjab rates were at Rs 2000 and Rs 2650 they said.
Seed cotton is collected by pickers in soiled dirty and worn out poly propylene bags Provided by the farmers.
ABSTRACT: This paper attempts to estimate marketing margins of major intermediaries involved in the marketing of seed cotton in district Khanewal using primary source of data.
Many ginneries closed after taking the famers' seed cotton without paying for it.