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Nitrogen Fixation with Non-Legumes : DEVELOPMENTS IN PLANT AND SOIL SCIENCES - Kauser A. Malik

Nitrogen Fixation with Non-Legumes

DEVELOPMENTS IN PLANT AND SOIL SCIENCES

By: Kauser A. Malik (Editor), M. Sajjad Mirza (Editor), J. K. Ladha (Editor)

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1. Biological Nitrogen Fixation by Endophytic Diazotrophs in Non Leguminous Crops in the Tropics; J. Dobereiner, V.L.D. Baldani. Session 1: Biochemistry and Genetics of Diazotrophs. 2. Analysis of Nitrogen Fixation and Regulatory Genes in the Sugarcane Endophyte Acetobacter diazotrophicus; S. Lee, et al. 3. Functional Analysis of a Cloned NIFA Homologous Gene of Azospirillum brasilense YU62; Gui Su, et al. 4. Identification of Plant Growth Hormones Produced by Bacterial Isolates from Rice, Wheat and Kallar Grass; G. Rasul, et al. Session 2: Ecophysiological Studies for the Improvement of Plant-Microbe Interaction. 5. The Rice Endophytic Diazotroph and PGPR; W. Song, et al. 6. Response of Two Maize Cultivars to Azospirillum Inoculation and/or Farmyard Manure Amendment Using 15N-Dilution Method; T.M.M. Moharram, et al. 7. Contribution of Non-Leguminous Biofertilizers to Rice Biomass, Nitrogen Fixation and Fertilizer-N Use Efficiency under Flooded Conditions; S. Ali, et al. 8. Detection of Inoculated Plant Growth Promoting Rhizobacteria in the Rhizosphere of Rice; S. Mehnaz, et al. Posters. 9. Salt Tolerance of Diazotroph Alaligenes faecalis and its Salt-Tolerant Association with Host Rice; S.Z. Ping, et L. 10. Interaction of Azorhizobium caulinodans with Different Rice Cultivars for Increased N2-Fixation; S.N. Khokhar, A. Qureshi. 11. Response of Wheat to an Associative Diazotroph Inoculum Under Different Rates of Nitrogen Fertilizer; A. Rashid, et al. 12. Effect of High Temperature on Nitrogen Fixation in Soybean Cultivars; M.I. Keerio, J.M. Wilson. 13. Effect of Plant Growth Regulators and Rhizobium Inoculum On N2- Fixation and Yield of Chickpea; F. Zarrin, et al. Session 3: Paranodulation and Forced Association of Diazotrophs with Non-Legumes. 14. Prospects for Facilitated Evolution of Effective N-Fixing Associations with Cereals: Comparative Performance of Azospirillum brasilense SP7-S with Various Free-Living Diazotrophs in Para-Nodulated Wheat; I.R. Kennedy, et al. 15. Transgenic Rice Plants with Parasponia Hemoglobin Gene and its Expression; Wei Guo, et al. 16. Cell Structures of Pseudonodules Formed on the Roots of Barley and Rice; Shan Xueqin, Jing Yuxiang. Posters. 17. Induction of Paranodulation by 2,4-D IAA and Tryptophan in Wheat Inoculated with Various Diazotrophs; H. Youssef, et al. 18. Optimizing Zinc and Phosphate Statuses for Enhancing Field Colonization and Contribution of the Symbiotic Association Azolla-anabaena to Rice Performance; Y.G. Yanni. 19. Enhancement of Rice Performance and Incidence of Natural Fungal and Insect Damage with Cyanobacterization, Microelements, Combined Nitrogen and Certain Pesticide; Y.G. Yanni, et al. Session 4: Molecular Biology of PlanteDiazotroph Interaction. 20. Colonisation and NIFH Expression on Rice Roots by Alcaligenes faecalis A15; H. Vermeiren, et al. 21. Responses to Azospirillum brasilense to Salinity Stress; A.K. Tripathi, B.M. Mishra. 22. Studies on the Diploid Indeterminate Nodule-Forming Plant Melilotus alba Desr., White Sweetclover; A.M. Hirsch, et al. Session 5: Molecular Probes in Taxonomy and Ecology of Diazotrophs. 23. Isolation and Identification of Diazotrophic Bacteria from Rice, Wheat and Kallar Grass; U. Hassan, et al. Session 6: Applicability and Agronomic Importance of Associative Diazotrophs. 24. Diazotrophs Associated with Non-Legumes Grown in Sandy Soils; N.A. Hegazi, et al. 25. Effect of Inoculation with Nitrogen-Fixing Klebsiella on Potato Yield; V.N. Pishchik, et al. 26. Responses of Rice Plants to the Inoculation with Azospirillum Sp. Under Field Conditions; Nguyen Thi Phuong Chi, et al. Posters. 27. BGA Technology for Rice Cultivation in Northern India; R.P. Gupta, et al. 28. Modified Combined Carbon N-Deficient Medium for Isolation, Enumeration and Biomass Production of Diazotrophs; N.A. Hegazi, et al. 29. Contribution of Integrated Symbiotic and Associative Systems of Biological Nitrogen Fixation to N-Status of Intercropped Legumes and No

Foreword
Preface
Biological nitrogen fixation by endophytic diazotrophs in non-leguminous crops in the tropicsp. 3
Analysis of nitrogen fixation and regulatory genes in the sugar cane endophyte Acetobacter diazotrophicusp. 11
Functional analysis of a cloned nifA homologous gene of Azospirillum brasilense Yu62p. 21
Identification of plant growth hormones produced by bacterial isolates from rice, wheat and kallar grassp. 25
The rice endophytic diazotroph and PGPRp. 41
Effect of Azospirillum inoculation on growth and N[subscript 2] fixation of maize subjected to different levels of FYM using [superscript 15]N-dilution methodp. 49
Contribution of non-leguminuous biofertilizers to rice biomass, nitrogen fixation and fertilizer-N use efficiency under flooded soil conditionsp. 61
Detection of inoculated plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria in the rhizosphere of ricep. 75
Salt tolerance of diazotroph Alaligenes faecalis and its salt-tolerant association with host ricep. 87
Interaction of Azorhizobium caulinodans with different rice cultivars for increased N[subscript 2]-fixationp. 91
Response of wheat to an associative diazotroph inoculum under different rates of nitrogen fertilizerp. 95
Effects of high temperature on nitrogen fixation in soybean cultivarsp. 99
Effect of plant growth regulators and Rhizobium inoculum on N[subscript 2]-fixation and yield of chickpeap. 103
Prospects for facilitated evolution of effective N[subscript 2]-fixing associations with cereals: comparative performance of Azospirillum brasilense Sp7-S with various free-living diazotrophs in para-nodulated wheatp. 109
Transgenic rice plants with Parasponia haemoglobin gene and its expressionp. 125
Cell structure of pseudonodules formed on the roots of barley and ricep. 133
Induction of paranodulation by 2,4-D, IAA and tryptophan in wheat inoculated with various diazotrophsp. 145
Optimizing zinc and phosphate statuses for enhancing field colonization and contribution of the symbiotic association Azolla-Anabaena to rice performancep. 151
Enhancement of rice performance and incidence of natural fungal and insect damage with cyanobacterization, microelements, combined nitrogen and certain pesticidesp. 159
Colonization and nifH expression on rice roots by Alcaligenes faecalis A15p. 167
Responses of Azospirillum brasilense to salinity stressp. 179
Studies on the diploid indeterminate nodule-forming plant Melilotus alba Desr., white sweetcloverp. 187
Isolation and identification of diazotrophic bacteria from rice, wheat and kallar grassp. 197
Diazotrophs associated with non-legumes grown in sandy soilsp. 209
Effect of inoculation with nitrogen-fixing Klebsiella on potato yieldp. 223
Responses of rice plants to inoculation with Azospirillum sp. under field conditionsp. 237
BGA technology for rice cultivation in northern Indiap. 243
Modified combined carbon N-deficient medium for isolation, enumeration and biomass production of diazotrophsp. 247
Contribution of integrated symbiotic and associative systems of biological nitrogen fixation to N-status of intercropped legumes and non-legumes in sandy soils of Egyptp. 255
Some physiological studies of diazotrophic bacteria associated with maize in a temperate and a tropical soilp. 261
In-vitro propagation using phytohormones produced by associative diazotrophsp. 265
Effect of inoculation of Azotobacter and PSM on fertilizer economy, plant growth and yield of winter maizep. 271
Accumulation of radionuclides by associative bacteria and the uptake of [superscript 134]Cs by the inoculated barley plantsp. 275
The influence of chosen fungicides on Azospirillum dinitrogen fixation in the soilp. 281
Evaluation of biological nitrogen fixation associated with non-legumesp. 287
Use of [superscript 15]N isotope dilution method to quantify nitrogen fixation in legumes and its potential use for non-legumesp. 307
Competitivity and persistence of Frankia in a managed environmentp. 315
Symbiotic association between Frankia and actinorhizal plantsp. 327
Ecophysiological studies of cyanobacteria in paddy soils of Bangladeshp. 333
Cyanobacterial root nodules in Tribulus terrestris L. (Zygophyllaceae)p. 345
Use of Azolla as biofertilizer to enhance crop yield in a rice-wheat cropping system under mild climatep. 353
List of papers presented at the Second Rice BNF Working Group meeting (13-15 October, 1996) organized by IRRI and NIBGE, held in conjunction with the 7th International Symposium on Nitrogen Fixation with Non-Legumes published in Plant and Soil, Vol. 194, Nos. 1-2, 1997p. 359
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ISBN: 9780792348733
ISBN-10: 0792348737
Series: DEVELOPMENTS IN PLANT AND SOIL SCIENCES
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 362
Published: April 1998
Publisher: Springer
Country of Publication: NL
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 17.15  x 3.18
Weight (kg): 0.75