This work is licensed under a
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
 V.K. Kumar, M.S. Reddy, J.W. Kloepper, K.S. Lawrence, X.G. Zhou, D.E. Groth, S. Zhang, R.R. Sudhakara, Q. Wang, M.R.B. Raju, R. Krishnam, F.W.G. Dilantha, H. Sudini, B. Du and M.E. Miller, Commercial potential of microbial inoculants for sheath blight management and yield enhancement of rice. In: Maheshwari D.K. (ed) bacteria in agrobiology: crop ecosystems springer, Berlin pp.237-264. (2011).DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-18357-7_9
 E. Yasar, E. Sezai, H. Ayhan and C. Ramazan, Effects of Plant growth promoting rhizobacteria on rooting and root growth of kiwifruit (Actinidia deliciosa) stem cuttings. Biol. Res. 43, (2010) 91-98.DOI: https://doi.org/10.4067/s0716-97602010000100011
 M.V.B. Figueiredo, H.A. Burity, C.R. Martinez and C.P. Chanway, Plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria for improving nodulation and nitrogen fixation in the common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L. ). World J. Microbiol. Biotech. 24, (2007)1187–1193.DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11274-007-9591-4
 S.G. Dastager, C.K. Deepa and A. Pandey, Isolation and characterization of novel plant growth promoting rhizobacteria Micrococcus sp. N11-0909 and its interaction with cow-pea. Plant physiol. Biochem. 48(12), (2010)987-992.DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.plaphy.2010.09.006
 A. Gaume, Low phosphate tolerance of various maize cultivers; the contribution of root exudation, Ph.D. dissertation, Swiss Federal institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland. (2000).
 A.K. Kpomblekou and M.A. Tabatabai, Effect of organic acids on the release of Phosphorus from phosphate rocks. Soil Sci. 158, (1994) 112-118.
 H. Yasmin and A. Bano, Isolation and characterization of phosphate solubilizing bacteria from rhizosphere soil of weeds of khewra salt range and attock. Pak. J. Bot. 43(3), (2011) 1663-1668.
 P.C. Ponmurugan and C. Gopi In vitro production of growth regulators and phosphates activity by phosphate solubilising bacteria. Afr. J. Biotech. 5, (2006) 348-350.
 Y.P. Chen, P.D. Rekha, A. B Arun, F.T. Shen, W.A. Lai and C.C. Young,. Phosphate solubilizing bacteria from subtropical soil and their tricalcium phosphate solubilising abilities. App. Soil Ecol. 34, (2006) 33–41.DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apsoil.2005.12.002
 H. Antoun, Beneficial microorganisms for the sustainable use of phosphates in agriculture. Procedia Eng. 46, (2012) 62-67.DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.proeng.2012.09.446
 B. Hameeda, O.P. Rupela, G. Reddy and K. Satyavani, Application of PRPB associated with composts and macrofauna for growth promotion of pearl millet (Pennisetum glaucum L. ). Biol. Fert. Soil 43 (2), (2006)221-227.DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00374-006-0098-1
 A. Kapri and L. Tewari Phosphatesolubilization potential and phosphatase activity of rhizospheric trichoderma spp. Braz. J. Microbiol. (2010)1517—8382.DOI: https://doi.org/10.1590/s1517-83822010005000001
 C.S. Nautiyal, An efficient microbiological growth medium for screening phosphorus solubilising microorganisms. FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 170, (2006)2017-(2021).
 M. Edi–Premono, M.A. Moawad and P.L.G. Vleck, Effect of phosphate solubilizing Pseudmonas putida on the growth of maize and its survival in the rhizosphere. Indonasian J. Crop Sci., 11, (1996) 13–23.
 J.S. Jeon, S.S. Lee, S.Y. Kim, T.S. Ahn and H.G. Song, Plant growth promotion in soil by some inoculated micro organisms. J. Microbiol. 41, (2003). 271-276.
 S.Y. Koo and K.S. Cho, Isolation and characterization of a plant growth-promoting rhizobacterium, Serratia sp. SY 5.J. Microbiol. Biotech. 19 (11), (2009)1431-8.
 M. Woitke H. Junge and W.H. Schnitzler, B. subtilis as a growth parameter in hydroponically grown tomatoes under saline conditions. Acta. Hort. (ISHS) 659, (2004)363-369.DOI: https://doi.org/10.17660/actahortic.2004.659.48
 N.L. Minaxi, R.C. Yadav and J. Saxena, Characterization of multifaceted Bacillus sp. RM-2 for its use as plant growth promoting bioinoculant for crops grown in semi-arid deserts. App. Soil Ecol. 59, (2012)124-135.DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apsoil.2011.08.001
 C. Custodio, F.C. Fabio, A. De Araujo, R. Manholer, F.V. De Souze and N.B. Machado-Neto, Seed treatment with Bacillus subtilis or indole Butyric Acid: germination and early development of beans seedlings. Interciencia 38 (4), (2013) 273-279.
 J. Yang, J.W. Klopper and C.M. Ryu, Rhizosphere bacteria help plants tolerate abiotic stress. Trends Plant Sci. 14, (2009)1-4.DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tplants.2008.10.004
 P.S. Dhara, G.H. Chaudhari, V.M. Kasture, D.D. Dhavale and B.A. Chopade, Isolation and characterization of IAA producing Klebsiella pneumonia strains from rhizosphere of wheat (Triticum aestivum) and their effect on plant growth. Indian J. Exp. Biol. 47 (12), (2009).