DOI: 10.17265/2159-5828/2012.09.060
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Md. Omar Ali, M.I. Zuberi, Ashutosh Sarker

Abstract: Bangladesh is one of the most populous and poverty affected country in the world. To meet high demand of food against her blooming population, highest emphasis has been given to cereal production, as the population suffers from protein malnutrition. The soil condition is poor in nutrients and water content. However, growing of legumes helps in improving the soil condition and lentil (Lens culinaris) as a food legume has a role in human food, animal feed and sustainable agriculture. Among the pulses, lentil is …

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