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Table 4 Effect of nicotinamide and/or humic acid on seed yield and yield components of faba bean plants

From: Enhancement quality and quantity of faba bean plants grown under sandy soil conditions by nicotinamide and/or humic acid application

Treatments Number of pods/plant Number of seeds/pod Weight of seeds/plant (g) Weight of 100 seeds (g) Seed yield (kg/feddan)
Control 10.00 3.00 25.77 70.30 346.30
Humic acid 5% 10.17 3.33 26.80 70.50 360.50
Nicotinamide 5 mg/L 13.33 3.33 37.77 74.43 507.70
Nicotinamide 10 mg/L 14.00 3.50 39.70 78.20 528.60
Nicotinamide 20 mg/L 16.00 3.50 46.00 83.10 618.30
Nicotinamide 5 mg/L + humic acid 5% 14.00 3.33 39.57 78.63 532.10
Nicotinamide 10 mg/L + humic acid 5% 17.17 3.50 54.13 88.73 727.80
Nicotinamide 20 mg/L + humic acid 5% 10.33 3.17 27.03 78.47 362.90
L.S.D. at 5% 1.131 N.S. 2.93 5.44 103.70