Published in Planta 237 (4) : 967-978, 2013
Arianna Latini, Maria Sperandei, Cristina Cantale, Caterina Arcangeli, Karim Ammar and Patrizia Galeffi
The dehydration responsive element binding (DREB) proteins are important transcription factors that contribute to stress endurance in plants triggering...
Published in Agricultural Systems 115 : 137-143, 2013
David B. Lobell, J. Ivan Ortiz-Monasterio, Adam M. Sibley and V.S. Sohu
Wheat is a staple crop throughout much of India, but in many areas it is commonly sown past the optimum window for yields. Recent technologies, such as adoption of no-till...
Published in Theoretical and Applied Genetics 126 (3) : 711-719, 2013
Morten Lillemo, Arun K. Joshi, Ravindra Prasad, Ramesh Chand and Ravi P. Singh
Spot blotch caused by Bipolaris sorokiniana is a major disease of wheat in warm and humid wheat growing regions of the world including south Asian countries...
Published in Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 60 (1) : 165-174, 2013
Arvindkumar Salunkhe, Shubhada Tamhankar, Sujata Tetali, Maria Zaharieva, David Bonnett, Richard Trethowan and Satish Misra
Emmer wheat (Triticum dicoccon Schrank) is still largely cultivated in India, and highly appreciated...
Published in European Journal of Plant Pathology 136 (1) : 123-134, 2013
Xinyao He, Pawan K. Singh, Etienne Duveiller, Norbert Schlang, Susanne Dreisigacker and Ravi P. Singh
Fusarium head blight (FHB) is a major threat to wheat production globally, causing not only yield losses but also food and...
Published in Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 83 (4) : 391-396, 2013
S.L. Jat, C.M. Parihar, A.K. Singh, M.L. Jat, A.K. Sinha, B.N. Mishra, H. Meena, V.K. Paradkar, C.S. Singh, Dilip Singh and R.N. Singh
Field experiments were conducted during two consecutive years 2007 and 2008 at seven...
Published in Journal of Stored Products Research 53 : 27-36, 2013
Hugo De Groote, Simon C., Kimenju, Paddy Likhayo, Fred Kanampiu, Tadele Tefera and Jon Hellin
To protect their maize from pests such as the larger grain borer (Prostephanus truncatus), and from theft, farmers in Africa are abandoning...
Published in Human Ecology, 2013
Alder Keleman, Jon Hellin and Dagoberto Flores
Discussions of maize agriculture in Mexico often treat “maize” as a uniform commodity, sold in a relatively homogeneous market, and for which there is a single, “economically rational” production strategy. Based on qualitative...
Published in Revista Fitotecnia Mexicana 36 (1) : 45-51, 2013
Nayelli Hernández Espinosa, Gabriel Posadas Romano, Fausto Cervantes López, Héctor I. González Santoyo, Amalio Santacruz Varela, Ignacio Benítez Riquelme y Roberto J. Peña Bautista
Las características visco-elásticas del gluten, la fuerza...
Published in Molecular Breeding, 2013
Martha C. Willcox, Georgia L. Davis, Marilyn L. Warburton, Gary L. Windham, Hamed K. Abbas, Javier Betrán, James B. Holland and W. Paul Williams
The fungus Aspergillus flavus (Link:Fr) causes ear rot of maize (Zea mays L.) and produces the toxic metabolic product...