Agriculture Punjab PMS Paper II Syllabus Suggested Readings



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  3. Aruga, H. 1994. Principles of Sericulture. (Translated from Japanese). Oxford & IBH Pub. CO. Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi, India.

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  5. Bashir, E. and R. Bantel (eds). 1996. Soil Science. NBF, Islamabad, Pakistan.

  6. Brady, N.C. and R.R. Weil. 2002. The Nature and Properties of Soils. 13th Ed. Prentice Hall Inc., Upper Saddle River, NJ, USA.

  7. Brooker, R.J 2005. Genetics: Analysis and Principles. 2nd Ed. McGraw Hill, NY, USA.

  8. Brown, T.A. 2000. Essential Molecular Biology: A practical approach. Vol. I & II. Oxford Univ. Press, NY, USA.

  9. Chahal, G.S. and S.S. Gosal. 2002 principles and procedures of plant Breeding: Biotechnological and conventional approaches. Alpha Sci. Int. Ltd., UK.

10.Chang, S.T. and W.A Hayes. 1978. The biology and Cultivation of Edible Mushrooms. Acad. Press, NY, USA.

  1. Elzinga, R.T. 2003 fundamentals of Entomology. Prentice Hall, London, UK.
  2. Grieve, M. 1992. A Modern Herbal. Tiger Book Int., UK.

  3. Griffiths, A.J.F J.H. Miller, D.T. Suzuki, R.C. Lewontin and W.M. Gelbart. 2005. An Introduction to Genetic Analysis. W.H. Freeman & Co., N.Y., USA.

  4. Heyne, E.G (ed). 1987. Wheat and Wheat Improvement. 2nd Ed. ASA, CSSA and SSSA.. Agronomy Monograph 13, Am. Soc. Agron., Madison, Wisconsin, USA.

15.Joshi, S.G. 2000. Medicinal Plants. Oxford & IBH Pub. Co. Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi, India.

16.Khalid, S. 1999. Research on Plant Virology. APS Press. The Am. Phytopathol. Soc., St. Paul., USA.

17.Khan, M.A. (ed). 1994. Plant Breeding. NBF, Islamabad, Pakistan.

  1. Klug, W.S. and M.R. Cummings. 2003. Concepts of Genetics. 7th Ed. Pearson Edu., Singapore.
  2. Loodish, H. 2004. Molecular Cell Biology. 5th Ed. John Wiley & Sons, NY, USA.

20.Lucas, J.A. 1998. Plant pathology and Plant Pathogens. Blackwell Sci., USA.

21.Malik, M.N. 1994 Horticulture. NBF, Islamabad, Pakistan.

  1. Mengel, K. and E.A. Kirkby. 2001. Principles of Plant Nutrition. 5th Ed. Kluwer Acad. Publ., Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

23.Napier, T.A. 2000. Soil and Water Conservation Policies: Successes and failures. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, USA.

  1. Nyvall, R.F. 1989. Field Crop Diseases Handbook. AVI Pub. Co., NY, USA.
  2. Panda, N. and G.S. Khush. 1995. Host Plant Resistance to Insects. IRRI, Printed and Bound in UK, Biddles Ltd. Guildford, UK.

  3. Poehlman, J.M. and A.D. Sleper. 1995. Breeding Field Crops. 4th Ed. lowa State Univ. Press, Ames, USA.

  4. Razdan, M.K. (ed). 2003. Introduction to Plant Tissue Culture. 2nd Ed. Intercept, NY, USA.

  5. Robbelem, G. and R.K. Downey. 1990. Oil Crops of the World, their breeding and utilization . McGraw Hill Pub. Co., NY, USA.

  6. Saleem, M.A. and M. Ashfaq. 2004. Environmental Pollution and Agriculture. B.Z. Univ. Press, Multan, Pakistan.

  7. Singh, B.D. 2003. Plant Breeding: Principles and Methods. Kalyani Publ., New Delhi, India.

  8. Shah, H.A and M.A. Saleem. 2002. Applied Entomology. 2nd Ed. Izhar Sons Printers, Lahore, Pakistan.

32.Soil Survey of Pakistan Reports, Pakistan.


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