Published in Acta Agronomica Hungarica 60 (3) : 221-230, 2012
T. R. Chapagain, B. B. Khatri, P. Bhattarai, B. P. Luitel, G. Ortiz-Ferrara and R. C. Sharma
Intercropping potato with quality protein maize (QPM) could improve the livelihood and nutritional status of the resource-poor farmers who produce...
Published in Plant and Soil, 2012
Nicholas G. Paltridge, Paul J. Milham, J. Ivan Ortiz-Monasterio, Govindan Velu, Zarina Yasmin, Lachlan J. Palmer, Georgia E. Guild and James C. R. Stangoulis
Background and aims
Crop biofortification programs require fast, accurate and inexpensive methods of identifying...
Published in Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 2012
Menale Kassie, Moti Jaleta, Bekele Shiferaw, Frank Mmbando and Mulugetta Mekuria
Soil fertility depletion is considered one of the main biophysical limiting factors for increasing per capita food production for smallholder farmers in Sub-Saharan...
Diversidade e inovacoes na cadeia produtiva de milho e sorgo na era dos transgenicos
Maria Elisa Ayres Guidetti Zagatto Paterniani, Aildson Pereira Duarte and Alfredo Tsunechiro
São 48 capítulos que apresentam conhecimentos básicos, opções de...
Prasanna, B.M.; Vijay Chaikam and George Mahuku
Abstract: This manual is primarily intended for maize breeders in the national agricultural research systems (NARS) and small and medium enterprise (SME) seed companies in the developing countries who would like to better underst and utilizes the...
Published in Theoretical and Applied Genetics, 2012
Yan Ren, Zhonghu He, Jia Li, Morten Lillemo, Ling Wu, Bin Bai, Qiongxian Lu, Huazhong Zhu, Gang Zhou and Jiuyuan Du, et al.
Stripe rust, caused by Puccinia striiformis Westend. f. sp. tritici Erikss., is a severe foliar disease of common wheat (Triticum...
Published in Indian Journal of Fertilisers 8 (8) : 62-71, 2012
T. Satyanarayana, Kaushik Majumdar, Vishal Shahi, Anil Kumar, Mirasol Pampolino, M. L. Jat, V. K. Singh, Naveen Gupta, Vinay Singh, B. S. Dwivedi, Dalip Kumar, R. K. Malik, Vicky Singh, H. S. Sidhu and Adrian Johnston
Nitrogen (N) is a...
Published in Euphytica, 2012
Maya Kumari, R. N. Pudake, V. P. Singh and Arun K. Joshi
The presence or absence of the staygreen trait was screened for 3 consecutive years in 963 wheat lines from various sources, including Indian and CIMMYT germplasm. Staygreen was assessed at the late dough stage by...
Published in Advances in Agronomy 117 : 315-369, 2012
Bhagirath S. Chauhan, Gulshan Mahajan, Virender Sardana, Jagadish Timsina and Mangi L. Jat
Rice and wheat are the staple foods for almost the entire Asian population and therefore they occupy a premium position among all food commodities. The era...
Published in Better Crops With Plant Food 96 (3) : 18-20, 2012
Bijay-Singh, R.K. Sharma, Jaspreet-Kaur, M.L. Jat, K.L. Martin, Yadvinder-Singh, Varinderpal-Singh, H.S. Thind, H.S. Khurana, M. Vashistha, W.R. Raun, and R. Gupta
Robust relationships were observed between in-season GreenSeeker’...