Published in Euphytica 191 (2) : 269-277, 2013
Abera Wende, Hussein Shimelis, John Derera, Worku Mosisa, Jedidah Danson and Mark D. Laing
Understanding the genetic relationships among breeding lines is fundamental in crop improvement programs. The objectives of this study were to apply selected polymorphic...
Published in Agronomy Journal, 2013
Jose Crossa , Mateo Vargas, C. Mariano Cossani, Gregorio Alvarado, Juan Burgueño, Ky L. Mathews and Matthew P. Reynolds
Understanding the factors that define a given interaction is important in agricultural, agronomic, and plant breeding research, where agronomic...
Published in Field Crops Research 149 : 105-114, 2013
M. Devkota, C. Martius, J.P.A. Lamers, K.D. Sayre, K.P. Devkota, R.K. Gupta, O. Egamberdiev and P.L.G. Vlek
Intensive soil tillage and mismanagement of irrigation water and fertilizers are increasing production costs, reducing soil fertility and...
Published in Acta Agronomica Sinica 39 (4) : 589-598, 2013
Liu Ya-Nan, Xia Xian-Chun and He Zhong-Hu
Dense and erect panicle 1 (OsDep1) gene is an important QTL controlling yield associated traits such as panicle length, erect type, and grain density in rice. In the present study, full-length genomic...
Published in Genomics 14 : 313, 2013
Kassa Semagn, Yoseph Beyene, Marilyn L Warburton, Amsal Tarekegne, Stephen Mugo, Barbara Meisel, Pierre Sehabiague and Boddupalli M Prasanna
Identification of QTL with large phenotypic effects conserved across genetic backgrounds and environments is...
Published in Theoretical and Applied Genetics 126 (4) : 971-984, 2013
Marta S. Lopes, Matthew P. Reynolds, C. Lynne McIntyre, Ky L. Mathews, M. R. Jalal Kamali, Moussa Mossad, Yousef Feltaous, Izzat S. A. Tahir, Ravish Chatrath, Francis Ogbonnaya and Michael Baum
Heat and drought adaptive quantitative...
Published in International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability, 2013
Christian Thierfelder, Talkmore Mombeyarara, Nelson Mango and Leonard Rusinamhodzi
A component-omission experiment based on the principle of conservation agriculture (CA) was established on smallholder farms for three seasons...
Published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 110 (20) : 8057-8062, 2013
Colin R. Cavanagh, Shiaoman Chao, Shichen Wang, Bevan Emma Huang, Stuart Stephen, Seifollah Kiani, Kerrie Forrest, Cyrille Saintenac, Gina L. Brown-Guedira, Alina Akhunova, Deven...
Published in Journal of Biotechnology 12 (26) : 4082-4093, 2013
Hamida Benslimane, Samer Lababidi, Amor Yahyaoui, Francis Ogbonnaya, Zouaoui Bouznad and Micheal Baum
Tan spot caused by Pyrenophora tritici-repentis is a major wheat disease. DNA of 61 isolates of P. tritici-repentis from different cereal...
Published in Journal of Cereal Science 57 (1) : 67-72, 2013
Lan Wang, Yang Yao, He Zhonghu, Desen Wang, Aihua Liu and Yong Zhang
High-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) was used to determine the distribution of phenolic acids in wheat flours produced from five milling extraction rates ranging...