volume 52, issue 1, P1-16 2019
DOI: 10.2478/cerce-2019-0001
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I. Kareem, M.R. Ismail, A. Pueth

Abstract: Abstract Low yield of rice has made reaching self-sufficiency level in Malaysia elusive. So, Malaysia has become a target of rice exporting countries within and outside Asia. To solve this problem, a pre-sowing seed treatment was used as a physiological intervention to alleviate the impeding problems of achieving better growth and yield of Malaysian rice variety MR219. A glass house experiment, which involved the use of solutions of osmotic salts and plant hormones, was used for this investigation. Data on ger…

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