Published in Theoretical and Applied Genetics 125 (3): 561-575, 2012
Rajneesh Paliwal, Marion S. Röder, Uttam Kumar, J. P. Srivastava and Arun Kumar Joshi
High temperature (>30 °C) at the time of grain filling is one of the major causes of yield reduction in wheat in many parts of the world, especially...
Published in African Journal of Agricultural Research 7 (25): 3643-3652, 2012
Moti Jaleta and Berhanu Gebremedhin
This paper examines the role of market price information dissemination on the co-integration of grain market prices in Northern Ethiopia. Results are based on bi-monthly retail price data...
Published in Journal of Development Studies, 2012
Solomon Asfaw, Menale Kassie, Franklin Simtowe and Leslie Lipper
This article evaluates the impact of adoption of improved pigeonpea technologies on consumption expenditure and poverty status using cross-sectional data of 613 households from rural...
Published in PLoS ONE 7 (6): e38008, 2012
Sukhwinder-Singh, Mateo V. Hernandez, Jose Crossa, Pawan K. Singh, Navtej S. Bains, Kuldeep Singh, Indu Sharma
Stripe rust, leaf rust, tan spot, and Karnal bunt are economically significant diseases impacting wheat production. The objectives of...
Published in Indian Journal of Fertilisers 8 (6): 62-72, 2012
M. L. Jat, Dalip Kumar, Kaushik Majumdar, Anil Kumar, Vishal Shahi, T. Satyanarayana, Mirasol Pampolino, Naveen Gupta, Vinay Singh, B.S. Dwivedi, V.K. Singh, Vicky Singh, B.R. Kamboj, H.S. Sidhu and Adrian Johns
Phosphorus (P) is one...
Published in Revista Fitotecnia Mexicana 35 (2): 135-142, 2012
Eliel Martínez Cruz, Eduardo Espitia Rangel, Héctor E. Villaseñor Mir y Roberto J. Peña Bautista
En esta investigación, se identificaron combinaciones y variantes alélicas de gluteninas de alto y bajo peso molecular (GAPM y GBPM), y se...
Published in African Journal of Microbiology Research 6 (23): 5052-5061, 2012
C. M. Parihar, K. S. Rana, M. L. Jat, S. L. Jat, M. D. Parihar, S. R. Kantwa, D. K. Singh and S. Sharma
Pearlmillet (Pennisetum glaucum L.) – mustard (Brassica juncea L.) is an important cropping system of limited water...
Published in Outlook on Agriculture 41 (2): 87-95, 2012
The green revolution converted the Indo-Gangetic Plains (IGP) into South Asia’s cereal basket. The recent slowdown in cereal productivity growth and continuing poverty in the IGP pose a major challenge to agricultural research...
Published in Journal of Agricultural Science 4 (3): 57-70, 2012
Ling Wu, Youliang Zheng, Xianchun Xia, Yunliang Peng, Huazhong Zhu, Yongjian Liu, Yu Wu, Shizhao Li, Zhonghu He
Stripe rust, caused by Puccinia striiformis f. sp. tritici, is a serious wheat fungal disease, causing significant annual...
Published in Euphytica 186 (1): 265-276, 2012
Sundeep Kumar, Sunish Kumar Sehgal, Uttam Kumar, P. V. Vara Prasad, Arun Kumar Joshi and Bikram Singh Gill
Drought tolerance was investigated in ‘C306’, one of the most drought tolerant wheat cultivars bred in India in the 1960’s. An...