Authors: Tattaris, M., Reynolds, M.P., Chapman, S.
Published in: Frontiers in Plant Science, 2016, vol.7, no.1131
Remote sensing (RS) of plant canopies permits non-intrusive, high-throughput monitoring of plant physiological characteristics. This study compared three RS approaches using a low flying...
Molecular Breeding for Quality Protein Maize (QPM). 2014. Babu, R.; Prasanna, B.M. p. 489-505. In: Genomics of Plant Genetic Resources; Vol. 2 Crop productivity, food security and nutritional quality. Tuberosa, R.; Graner, A.; Frison, E. (Eds.). Netherlands: Springer.
Maize endosperm protein is deficient...
CIMMYT Annual Report 2013: Agricultural research for development to improve food and nutritional security. 2014. CIMMYT, Int.. : 136 p.. Mexico, DF (Mexico). CIMMYT. Series: CIMMYT Annual Report
Through research, development, training and capacity building, CIMMYT works with partners to sustainably...
Maize hybrid seed production manual. 2014. MacRobert, J.; Setimela, P.S.; Gethi, J.; Regasa, M.W. Mexico, DF (Mexico): CIMMYT v, 26 p.
Maize hybrid seed provides farmers with varieties containing improved genetics, such as high yield potential and unique trait combinations to counter diseases...
Published in Theoretical and Applied Genetics 126 (10) : 2587-2596, 2013
Yadong Xue; Warburton, M.L.; Sawkins, M.; Xuehai Zhang; Setter, T.; Yunbi Xu; Grudloyma, P.; Gethi, J.; Ribaut, J-M; Wanchen Li; Xiaobo Zhang; Yonglian Zheng; Jianbing Yan
Drought can cause severe reduction in maize production,...
CIMMYT Annual Report 2012: Agricultural research for development improves food security. 2013. CIMMYT, Int.. : 28 p.. Mexico, DF (Mexico). CIMMYT. Series: CIMMYT Annual Report.
The work of CIMMYT and its many valued partners on maize and wheat farming systems is more important now than at any time...
Published in Plant Breeding 132 (3) : 299-304, 2013
Aida Z. Kebede, George Mahuku, Juan Burgueño, Felix San Vicente, Jill E. Cairns, Biswanath Das, Dan Makumbi, Cosmos Magorokosho, Vanessa S. Windhausen, Albrecht E. Melchinger and Gary N. Atlin
The exchange of elite breeding materials across regions...
Published in Plant Breeding 132 (1) : 90-98, 2013
Mohammad Farkhari, Alan Krivanek, Yunbi Xu, Tingzhao Rong, Mohammad R. Naghavi, Bahman Y. Samadi and Yanli Lu
Large-scale selective genotyping and high-throughput analysis are two important strategies for low-cost and high-effective genetic mapping....
Published in Theoretical and Applied Genetics, 2013
A. Hamwieh, M. Imtiaz and R. S. Malhotra
A recombinant inbred line (RIL) population, comprising 181 lines derived from ILC588 × ILC3279, was evaluated in 10 environments across three locations with different moisture gradients. A drought resistance...
Published in Plant Breeding, 2012
Hari S. Gupta, Babu Raman, Pawan K. Agrawal, Vinay Mahajan, Firoz Hossain and Nepolean Thirunavukkarasu
Vivek Maize Hybrid 9- a popular single-cross hybrid developed by crossing CM 212 and CM 145 was released for commercial cultivation in India. The parental lines,...