Development of A-lines from random mating sorghum populations

Cantrell, R.P. (1982) Development of A-lines from random mating sorghum populations. In: Proceedings of the 36 annual corn and sorghum industry research conference, 1982, Chicago.

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Much of the improvement of sorghum (Soghum bicolor L. Moench) has followed the traditional methods used in most self-pollinated crops. Initially, mass selection was practiced, and more recently hybridization with subsequent selection by pedigree methods. These methods have provided and will continue to provide a major source of elite germplasm in sorghum as they do in other self-pollinated crops...

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Author Affiliation: Associate Professor, Department of Agronomy, Purdue University, Lafayette, IN 47907
Subjects: Crop Improvement > Genetics/Genomics
Crop Improvement > Plant Breeding
Divisions: Sorghum
Depositing User: Ms K Syamalamba
Date Deposited: 31 May 2012 08:25
Last Modified: 31 May 2012 08:25

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