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Table 2 Description of shallow rainfed lowland experimental sites

From: Drought yield index to select high yielding rice lines under different drought stress severities

Trial Site description Location Target environment Year of experimentation Planned* level of stress Assigned† level of stress Trial mean yield (t/ha)
FZS05 Narendra Dev University of Agriculture and Technology (NDUAT), Faizabad, Uttar Pradesh 26°47N, 82°12E Rainfed shallow lowland 2005 Severe Control 5.56
FZM06 2006 Moderate Moderate 3.38
FZS06 2006 Severe Severe 1.30
FZC07 2007 Control Control 4.09
FZM07 2007 Moderate Moderate 3.22
FZS07 2007 Severe Severe 2.17
HZC05 Central Rainfed Upland Rice Research Station (CRURRS), Hazaribag, Jharkhand 23°59N, 82°25E Rainfed shallow lowland 2005 Control Control 5.01
HZM05 2005 Moderate Moderate 2.00
HZS05 2005 Severe Control 3.92
HZM06 2006 Moderate Severe 1.53
HZS06 2006 Severe Moderate 1.04
HZC07 2007 Control Control 4.58
HZM07 2007 Moderate Moderate 3.26
HZS07 2007 Severe Moderate 3.38
RPC05 Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya (IGKV), Raipur, Chhattisgarh 21°14N, 81°38E Rainfed shallow lowland 2005 Control Control 3.83
RPM05 2005 Moderate Severe 0.77
RPS05 2005 Severe Moderate 2.85
RPC06 2006 Control Control 4.75
RPM06 2006 Moderate Moderate 2.63
RPS06 2006 Severe Severe 1.34
RPM07 2007 Moderate Moderate 3.25
RPS07 2007 Severe Severe 1.87
  1. * indicates the targeted level of stress in the field.
  2. † indicates the achieved level of stress in the field.