Tag: yield

Integrated nutrient management in Quality Protein Maize (Zea mays) planted in rotation with wheat (Triticum aestivum): Effect on productivity and nutrient use efficiency under different agro-ecological conditions

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...

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Infrared thermal imaging as a rapid tool for identifying water-stress tolerant maize genotypes of different phenology

Published in Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science, 2013 S. Zia, G. Romano, W. Spreer, C. Sanchez, J. Cairns, J.L. Araus and J. Muller The main task of this research was to evaluate canopy temperature and Crop Water Stress Index (CWSI) by assessing genotype variability of maize performance for different...

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Dual Alpha13C/Delta18O response to water and nitrogen availability and its relationship with yield in field-grown durum wheat.

Published in Plant Cell and Environment 34(3): 418-433, 2011 Dual Alpha13C/Delta18O response to water and nitrogen availability and its relationship with yield in field-grown durum wheat Cabrera-Bosquet L.; Albrizio, R.; Nogues, S.; Araus, J.L. The combined use of stable carbon and oxygen isotopes...

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Drought stress and tropical maize: QTL-by-environment interactions and stability of QTLs across environments for yield components and secondary traits

Published in Theoretical and Applied Genetics 119(5): 913-930, 2009 Drought stress and tropical maize: QTL-by-environment interactions and stability of QTLs across environments for yield components and secondary traits Rainer Messmer, Yvan Fracheboud, Marianne Bänziger, Mateo Vargas, Peter Stamp and...

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