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Induction of germination of impermeable cottonseed by electrical treatment


, : Induction of germination of impermeable cottonseed by electrical treatment. Crop Science 13(2): 159-161

Germination of impermeable cotton seed was increased from <10% without treatment to 60-90% after exposure in an evacuated glass tube for 3 min to a glow discharge from a high voltage source giving 60-180 mA at 60 Hz or 15 or 17.5 kHz. Significant but smaller increases were obtained with electric fields at 40 MHz and 1.3-3.1 kV/cm intensity.

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