Peanut breeding strategy to minimize aflatoxin contamination

Mixon, A.C. (1976) Peanut breeding strategy to minimize aflatoxin contamination. Journal of the American Peanut Research and Education Association, 8 (1). pp. 54-58.

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The breeding of groundnut varieties for resistance to Aspergillus flavus is discussed with reference to the sources and nature of resistance, varietal differences as regards colonization of the seeds, variations between isolates of A. flavus and the factors associated with the interaction between strains producing aflatoxins and groundnut genotype

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Peanut,Breeding
Author Affiliation: Southern Region ARS, USDA and the University of Georgia Coastal Plain Station Tifton, Georgia Tifton, Georgia
Subjects: Crop Improvement > Plant Breeding
Divisions: Groundnut
Depositing User: Mr T L Gautham
Date Deposited: 07 Jul 2013 14:40
Last Modified: 07 Jul 2013 14:44

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