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Dr. Qaiser Maqsood

Assistant Professor, Department of Agriculture, Government College University Faisalabad,
Layyah, Pakistan


  • 2009 B.Sc. (Hons.) Agronomy, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
  • 2011 M.Sc. (Weed Science and Allelopathy), University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
  • 2015 Ph.D. (Weed Science), University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan


Research Focus

I have a strong interest in assessing the abundance and diversity of weed seedbanks in different cropping systems and under varying agronomic practices. Ultimately, this research should lead to more

2015Iqbal M.A., Z. Ahmad, Q. Maqsood, S. Afzal and M.M. Ahmad. 2015. Optimizing nitrogen level to improve growth and yield of spring planted irrigated maize (Zea mays L.). J. Adv. Bot. Zool. 2(3): 1-4.
2014Iqbal M.A., A. Iqbal, N. Akbar, R.N. Abbas, H.Z. Khan and Q. Maqsood. 2014. Response of canola to foliar application of moringa (Moringa olifera L.) and brassica (Brassica napus L.) water extracts. Int. J. Agric. Crop Sci. 7(14): 1431-1433.
2013Abbas,R.N., A. Tanveer, A. Khaliq, A. Iqbal, A. Ghaffari, A. Matloob and Q. Maqsood. 2013. Maize (Zea mays L.) germination, growth and yield response to foliar application of Moringa olifera leaf extract. Crop and Environment 4(1): 39-45.
Afzal S., N. Akbar, Z. Ahmad, Q. Maqsood, M.A. Iqbal and M.R. Aslam. 2013. Role of seed priming with zinc in improving the hybrid maize (Zea mays L.) yield. American-Eurasian J. Agric. & Environ. Sci. 13(3): 301-306.