Published in Functional Plant Biology, 2013
Greg J. Rebetzke, Ralph (Tony) A. Fischer, Anthony F. van Herwaarden , Dave G. Bonnett , Karine Chenu , Allan R. Rattey and Neil A. Fettell
Genetic and physiological studies often comprise genotypes diverse in vigour, size and flowering time. This can make...
Published in Journal of Plant Biochemistry and Biotechnology, 2013
Sundeep Kumar, Prerna Kumari, Uttam Kumar, Monendra Grover, Amit Kumar Singh, Rakesh Singh and R. S. Sengar
Global warming is causing changes in temperature rapidly for over two decades. The increased temperature during reproductive...
Published in International Journal of Agriculture and Crop Sciences 5 (21) : 2511-2520, 2013
B. Zarei, A. Naderi, M. R. Jalal Kamali, Sh. Lack and A. Modhej
Terminal drought and heat stress are two most important environmental factors affecting wheat in south-west of Iran.To determine physiological...
Published in International Journal of Plant Breeding and Genetics 7 (2) : 92-104, 2013
Tadele Tefera, Stephen Mugo, Yoseph Beyene, Haron Karaya, John Gakunga and Girma Demissie
A study was carried out with the objectives to evaluate maize hybrids for grain yield, agronomic performance and reaction...
Published in Crop Science 53 (5) : 1845-1859, 2013
J.M. Herrera, N. Verhulst, R.M. Trethowan, P. Stamp and B. Govaerts
No tillage or zero tillage (NT) is the extreme form of reduced tillage; NT with residue retention is a main component of conservation agriculture. Using a literature survey and meta-analysis,...
Published in Nematology 15 : 709-717, 2013
Fateh Toumi, Lieven Waeyenberge, Nicole Viaene, Amer Dababat, Julie M. Nicol, Francis Ogbonnaya and Maurice Moens
Several Heterodera species can reduce the yield of wheat and barley, among which H. avenae, H. ﬁlipjevi and H. latipons are economically the...
Published in Terra Latinoamericana 31 (2) : 95-103, 2013
Jesús Santillano-Cázares, Ángel López-López, Iván Ortiz-Monasterio y W. R. Raun
A pesar de su importancia económica, la producción de trigo en el valle de Mexicali, B.C., México, atraviesa por dificultades debido a su baja rentabilidad. Una...
Published in Agricultural Systems 121 : 96-105, 2013
Moti Jaleta, Menale Kassieb and Bekele Shiferaw
Crop residue use for soil mulch and animal feed are the two major competing purposes and the basic source of fundamental challenge in conservation agriculture (CA) where residue retention on farm plots...
Published in Metallomics 5 : 1305-1315, 2013
Marta S. Lopes, Santiago Iglesia-Turiño, Llorenç Cabrera-Bosquet, Maria Dolores Serret, Jordi Bort, Anna Febrero and José Luis Araus
Mercury (Hg) is a toxic metal that affects plant growth. Here the effect of Hg exposure on plant growth and leaf gas-exchange...
Published in Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Agricolas 4 (6) : 829-842, 2013
José Ariel Ruiz Corral, José de Jesús Sánchez González, Juan Manuel Hernández Casillas, Martha C. Willcox, Gabriela Ramírez Ojeda, José Luis Ramírez Díaz y Diego Raymundo González Eguiarte
Se trabajó con una base de datos de...