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Table 8 Effect of nitrogen fertilizers and manure types and rates on sesame yield components, oil and protein yields

From: Effect of manure sources and rates on nitrogen replacement value, sesame yield and nutrient content under drip irrigation system

Treatment Plant height (cm) Branches plant−1 Capsules plant−1 1000-seed weight (g) Seed yield (kg ha−1) % of the recommended N level Seed oil content Protein content Oil yield kg ha−1 % of the recommended N level Protein yield kg ha−1 % of the recommended N level
Control 101.0 5.4 51.5 2.60 256 21.4 61.73 16.7 157.8 21.3 42.7 19.7
Fert. 36 kg N ha−1 111.7 4.7 52.4 2.42 545 45.6 63.15 18.0 344.0 46.4 98.1 45.2
Fert. 72 kg N ha−1 118.5 5.7 115.8 2.98 821 68.7 60.72 16.9 498.4 67.3 138.5 63.8
Fert. 108 kg N ha−1 129.0 7.5 122.6 2.85 1194 100.0 62.11 18.2 741.6 100.1 217.2 100.0
Compost 12 m3 109.3 4.6 48.1 2.72 662 55.5 59.90 19.8 396.8 53.5 131.2 60.4
Compost 12 m3 ha−1 + F 122.8 6.1 81.0 3.07 688 57.6 61.39 20.4 422.1 57.0 140.1 64.5
Compost 24 m3 101.3 4.5 54.4 3.27 684 57.3 62.23 18.9 425.7 57.4 129.1 59.4
Compost 24 m3 ha−1 + F 111.7 5.3 102.7 3.21 886 74.2 63.16 18.7 559.3 75.5 165.5 76.2
Compost 48 m3 ha−1 122.5 6.1 91.4 3.13 894 74.9 60.05 19.9 536.8 72.4 178.2 82.0
Compost 48 m3 ha−1 + F 126.9 10.5 140.6 3.06 1014 84.9 59.60 19.8 604.3 81.6 200.3 92.2
Chicken manure12 m3 ha−1 122.0 5.5 84.0 3.28 701 58.7 58.24 20.1 408.1 55.1 140.6 64.7
Chicken manure 12 m3 ha−1 + F 117.0 7.0 98.3 2.89 922 77.2 59.26 16.3 546.1 73.7 149.8 69.0
Chicken manure 24 m3 ha−1 130.5 8.2 103.0 3.26 890 74.6 60.50 20.3 538.7 72.7 180.9 83.3
Chicken manure 24 m3 ha−1 + F 119.5 8.4 129.5 3.22 977 81.8 61.85 18.7 604.2 81.5 182.5 84.0
Chicken manure 48 m3 ha−1 131.0 7.6 112.1 2.65 928 77.7 57.68 17.6 535.0 72.2 162.9 75.0
Chicken manure 48 m3 ha−1 + F 134.0 9.3 161.0 3.09 1384 115.9 61.65 19.6 853.0 115.1 271.5 125.0
FYM 12 m3 ha−1 112.9 5.5 277.0 3.37 349 29.2 59.34 18.3 207.2 28.0 63.7 29.3
FYM 12 m3 ha−1 + F 112.4 5.9 55.8 2.78 640 53.6 61.74 15.3 394.9 53.3 97.9 45.1
FYM 24 m3 ha−1 114.5 5.6 67.0 3.41 749 62.7 60.24 18.5 451.1 60.9 138.5 63.8
FYM 24 m3 ha−1 + F 126.5 6.2 82.5 3.03 1310 109.7 60.42 17.6 791.7 106.8 231.0 106.4
FYM 48 m3 ha−1 125.4 7.2 92.7 2.65 929 77.8 61.70 20.6 573.1 77.3 191.0 87.9
FYM 48 m3 ha−1 + F 125.5 7.7 114.4 3.10 1014 84.9 59.69 18.4 605.3 81.7 186.3 85.8
F probability 0.409 0.009 0.242 0.022 < 0.001 0.409 0.443 0.033 0.053
LSD at 0.05 ns 5.35 ns 0.509 425   ns ns 89.2 54.8