Published in Indian Journal of Fertilisers 8(5): 44-53, 2012
Kaushik Majumdar, Anil Kumar, Vishal Shahi, T. Satyanarayana, M. L. Jat, Dalip Kumar, Mirasol Pampolino, Naveen Gupta, Vinay Singh, B. S. Dwivedi, M. C. Meena, V.K. Singh, B.R. Kamboj, H.S. Sidhu and Adrian Johnston
Potassium (K) fertiliser...
Published in Field Crops Research 134 (12): 1-10, 2012
M. Jamil, F.K. Kanampiu, H. Karaya, T. Charnikhova, H.J. Bouwmeester
Parasitism by the parasitic weed, Striga hermonthica (Striga), constitutes a major biological constraint to maize production in sub-Sahara Africa. Nutrient deficiency is known...
Published in Functional Plant Biology 39 (5): 379-393, 2012
Abdelhalim Elazab, Gemma Molero, Maria Dolores Serret and José Luis Araus
Plant growth, root characteristics and the stable carbon (δ13C) and oxygen (δ18O) composition were studied in durum wheat. Four recombinant inbred lines with good...
Published in Soil and Tillage Research 123: 61-70, 2012
A. Castellanos-Navarretea, C. Rodríguez-Aragonés, R.G.M. de Goede, M.J. Kooistra, K.D. Sayre, L. Brussaard, M.M. Pullema
Crop residue mulching combined with zero tillage and crop rotation, known as conservation agriculture (CA), is being promoted...
Published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108 (33): 13432-13437, 2012
Mauricio R. Bellon, David Hodson and Jon Hellin
Climate change is predicted to have major impacts on small-scale farmers in Mexico whose livelihoods depend on rain-fed maize. We examined the capacity of traditional...
Food Science & Nutrition is the peer reviewed journal for rapid dissemination of research in all areas of food science and nutrition. The Journal gives priority to quality papers describing the results of fundamental and applied research related to all aspects of human food and nutrition. Food...
The Cambridge Dictionary of Statistics
B. S. Everitt & A. Skrondal
Cambridge University Press.
If you work with data and need easy access to clear, reliable definitions and explanations of modern statistical and statistics-related concepts, then look no further...
Statistical Theory and Methods for Evolutionary Genomics
Oxford University Press
Evolutionary genomics is a relatively new research field with the ultimate goal of understanding the underlying evolutionary and genetic mechanisms...
Choosing and Using Statistics: A Biologist’s Guide
John Wiley & Sons
“Choosing and Using Statistics remains an invaluable guide for students using a computer package to analyse data from research projects and practical class work....
Published in Journal of Pest Science 85 (2): 267-275, 2012
J. K. Mwololo, S. N. Mugo, T. Tefera, P. Okori, S. W. Munyiri, K. Semagn, M. Otim and Y. Beyene
Post-harvest losses caused by the larger grain borer (LGB, Prostephanus truncatus) aggravate food insecurity among small-scale farmers. Host plant...