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Impact of environmental conditions on the yield variability of durum wheat (Triticum durum. Desf ) and its associated characters at Algerian semi-arid areas – IJAAR

A.Megherbi-Benali, F. Toumi-Benali, S. Zouaoui, L. Hamel, M. Benyahia Department of Environmental Sciences t Djilali Liabes University, Sidi Bel-Abbes, Algeria Key words: Variability, Environmental stresses, Area, Yield and yield component, Durum wheat. Abstract The environmental stresses are most common in Algeria. Drought, cold and hot weather are often present. These production constraints are abiotic, they Read More

Genetic variation of some facultative wheat genotypes in terms of accumulation of zinc in the whole grain and endosperm – JBES

Nikwan Shariatipour, Seyed Siamak Alavi Kia, Mohammad Moghaddam Vahed, Ashkbous Amini Department of Plant Breeding and Biotechnology, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran Seed and Plant Improvement Institute, Karaj, Iran Key words: DTZ staining, Genetic variation, Wheat, Zinc efficiency. Abstract Malnutrition caused by zinc micronutrient deficiency has become one of the growing problems of developing countries. Read More

Estimation of general and specific combining ability in bread wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) – IJAAR

A.A. Kandil, A.E. Sharief, Hasnaa S.M. Gomaa Department of Agronomy, Mansoura University, Egypt Agric. Research center Ministry of Agriculture and reclamation, Egypt Key words: Bread Wheat cultivars, specific combining ability, gene action. Abstract To estimate the general and specific combining ability in wheat for yield and its components i.e. number of spikes/plant, spike length, number Read More

Phenotypic evaluation and molecular characterization of alc/vaibhav recombinant inbred population of tomato for yield, shelf life and fruit quality parameters – IJAAR

Pallavi Pawar, P.H. Ramanjini Gowda, Ramegowda, P. Ravishankar Department of Plant Biotechnology, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka, India National Seed Project, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka, India Key words: Mapping population, ripening mutants, Recombinant Inbred Line, SSR markers. Abstract Tomato is second most important vegetable, having nutritional and aesthetic value. Due to high Read More

Resistance to powdery mildew and Cercospora leaf spot of multigerm dihaploid sugar beet lines and its inheritance in their hybrids – IJAAR

Georgi Kikindonov, Tzvetan Kikindonov, Stanimir Enchev Plant Breeding Department, Agricultural Institute, Shumen, Bulgaria Key words: Sugar beet, Powdery mildew, Cercospora leaf spot, Resistance, Inheritance. Abstract The induced haploidy through in vitro gynogenesis in sugar beet is effective method for the selection of valuable gene recombinations determining the expression of efficient traits of that crop. Ten Read More

Effect of salinity stress on seedlings parameters of some canola cultivars – IJAAR

Kandil AA, AE Sharief, Ola S.A. Shereif Agronomy Department, Mansoura University, Egypt Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation, Egypt Key words: Canola, Cultivars, Salinity stress, seedlings characters. Abstract To study the effect of salinity concentrations on seedlings parameters of some canola cultivars, a laboratory experiment was conducted at Agronomy Department Laboratory of Seed Testing, Faculty Read More

Incidence of seedborne mycoflora and their effects on germination of maize seeds – IJAAR

Md. Moshiur Rahman Akonda, Monira Yasmin, Ismail Hossain Dept. of plant Pathology, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladesh Dept. of Agricultural Chemistry, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladesh Key words: Maize, Seedborne, Mycoflora, Germination. Abstract A laboratory experiment was conducted with maize seed samples collected from four maize growing districts viz. Bogra, Gaibandha, Rangpur and Mymensingh of Read More

Estimating stored carbon stock in oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) plantation by age group in PT daria dharma pratama plantation Bengkulu Indonesia – IJAAR

Yuliyanto, Dede Setiadi, Sulistijorini Department of Plant Biology, Bogor Agricultural University, Indonesia Citra Widya Edukasi Oil Palm Polytechnic Institute, Cibitung Bekasi, Indonesia Department of Biology, Bogor Agricultural University, Indonesia Key words: Carbon biomass, Oil palm plantation, PT DDP. Abstract The increasing concentration of carbon in the atmosphere is a serious environmental problem that can affect Read More

An overview of marker assisted selection and QTL mapping in cotton – IJAAR

Makiya Rafiq1, Shoaib Liaqat, Rana Imtiaz Ahmed, Muhammad Najeebullah, Rana Touqeer Ahmad, Abdul Karim, Abdul Jabbar Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan, Pakistan Vegetable Research sub-station, Bahawalpur, Pakistan Cotton Research Station Multan, Pakistan Vegetable Research Institute Faisalabad, Pakistan Key words: Cotton, molecular markers, marker-assisted selection, QTL mapping. Abstract DNA markers are Read More

Effect of Cassia siamea and Gliricidia sepium leaf in controlling weed of transplanted aman rice on the Madhupur tract of Bangladesh – IJAAR

Mohammad Nasir, Sharif Ahmed, Md. Mahbub Hassan Research Associate, Second Crop Diversication Project, Department of Agricultural Extension, Jessore, Bangladesh PhD Research Scholar, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh Senior Officer, Sonali Bank Limited, Gaibandha, Bangladesh Key words: Allelopathy, Herbicide, Weed control efficiency, Weed density, Weed biomass. Abstract Over use of herbicide may cause several environmental hazards and Read More

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