Published in Euphytica, 2012
R. C. Sharma, S. Rajaram, S. Alikulov , Z. Ziyaev, S. Hazratkulova , M. Khodarahami , S. M. Nazeri, S. Belen, Z. Khalikulov, M. Mosaad, Y. Kaya, M. Keser, Z. Eshonova, A. Kokhmetova, M. G. Ahmedov, M. R. Jalal Kamali and A. I. Morgounov
High grain yield and resistance...
Published in Crop Science 52 (4): 1543-1552, 2012
Y. Manès , H. F. Gomez, L. Puhl, M. Reynolds, H. J. Braun and R. Trethowan
Genetic progress for yield has been assessed globally in the semi-arid wheat yield trials (SAWYTs) of the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) over a 17-yr...
Published in Crop Science 52 (4): 1522-1533, 2012
R. C. Sharma, J. Crossa, G. Velu, J. Huerta-Espino, M. Vargas, T. S. Payne and R. P. Singh
The Global Wheat Program of the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) develops and distributes improved germplasm targeted toward various...
Published in Advances in Agronomy 114: 249-302, 2012
G.V. Subbarao, K.L. Sahrawat, K. Nakahara, T. Ishikawa, M. Kishii, I.M. Rao, C.T. Hash, T.S. George, P. Srinivasa Rao, P. Nardi, D. Bonnett, W. Berry, K. Suenaga, J.C. Lata
Human activity has had the single largest influence on the global nitrogen...
Climate change mitigation and agriculture
Edited by Eva Wollenberg, Marja-Liisa Tapio-Bistrom, Maryanne Grieg-Gran, Alison Nihart
Published by Routledge
This book reviews the state of agricultural climate change mitigation globally, with a focus on identifying the feasibility, opportunities...
Crop Stress Management and Global Climate Change
CABI Climate Change Series
Edited by J L Araus; G A Slafer
ISBN : 9781845936808
Climate change is a diverse, multifactorial phenomenon, meaning that the agronomic strategies needed are case-specific and will have regional differences....
Published in BMC Genomics 13: 113, 2012
Kassa Semagn, Cosmos Magorokosho, Bindiganavile S Vivek, Dan Makumbi, Yoseph Beyene, Stephen Mugo, BM Prasanna and Marilyn L Warburton
Knowledge of germplasm diversity and relationships among elite breeding materials is fundamentally important in...
Published in Theoretical and Applied Genetics 124(7): 1259-1269, 2012
Hongwei Geng, Brian S. Beecher, Zhonghu He, Alecia M. Kiszonas and Craig F. Morris
Kernel texture is a major factor influencing the classification and end use properties of wheat (Triticum aestivum L.), and is mainly controlled...
Published in Maize Genetics Cooperation Newsletter 86(6), 2012
Suketoshi Taba and Victor Chavez T.
We studied genomic variation among several Tripsacum spp. and teosinte species in collaboration with Floragenex Inc., Portland, Oregon, USA. Materials were 18 Tripsacum clones from Mexico and South...
Published in Euphytica 185(3): 481-490, 2012
Vanessa Prigge, Wolfgang Schipprack, George Mahuku, Gary N. Atlin and Albrecht E. Melchinger
Lack of adapted haploid inducers currently impedes adoption of the doubled haploid technology in tropical maize breeding programs. Our objective was...