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the rounded seed-bearing capsule of a cotton or flax plant

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Boll is an actor with a wide array of credits across theater, television and film over the past two decades.
Zahid, who witnessed the demonstration along with other officials, said, experiments showed that after cotton picking, remaining bolls including those half opened posed risk to the crop due to presence of pink boll-worm and its larvae hidden inside them, according to a release issued by CCRI Multan spokesman.
This cotton provides the boll weevil with a host plant on which reproduction occurs through-out the year.
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The incidence of DCB on Bt and non-Bt cotton was noticed in the second week of September with a mean population of 7 and 4 DCB per boll on Bt and non-Bt cotton varieties, respectively.
KEYWORDS: Gossypium hirsutum L; Farmyard manure; Minimum Tillage; Conventional tillage; Deep tillage; Boll weight; Plant height; No.
2014) where maximum plant height, number of boll, number of sympodial and monopodia branches and seed cotton yield because this genotype exhibits broader genetic variability for wide range adaptability, resistance against insect, viruses and higher yield potential.
Electrical cotton harvesters used a statically charged belt or finger to attract the lint and remove it from the boll.
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.
COTTON (GOSSYPIUMHIRSUTUM) is a soft, fluffy staple fiber that grows in a boll, or protective case, around the seeds of cotton plants of the genus Gossypium in the family of Malvaceae.
As the same way cotton leaf curl disease causes a severe impact on all crop growth stages including 50% squaring, 50% flowering, 50% boll formation and 50% boll opening and greatly influenced by environmental factors.
The boll weevil, Anthonomus grandis Boheman 1843 (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), a serious pest of upland cotton, Gossypium hirsutum L.
7%, respectively, boll number, boll weight and lint %, yet, the heterosis values for fibre quality parameters were generally lower than that for yield components and 14.
great Father of Waters, I grew up, beside the prickly boll of white,