Registration of 'Melakh' Cowpea

Cisse, N. and Ndiaye, M. and Thiaw, S. and et al, . (1997) Registration of 'Melakh' Cowpea. Crop Science, 37. p. 1978.

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'Melakh' cowpea [Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp.] (Reg. no. CV- 140, PI 596353) was developed by the Institut Senegalais de Recherches Agricoles (ISRA) as part of a collaborative project with the University of California, Riverside, and was released by the government of Senegal in 1996. Melakh has resistance to cowpea aphid (Aphis craccivora Koch), cowpea aphid-borne mosaic potyvirus (CABMV), and bacterial blight [caused by Xanthomonas campestris pv. vignicola (Burkholder) Dye] and has early maturity

Item Type: Article
Author Affiliation: ISRA, Senegal
Subjects: Crop Improvement
Divisions: Other Crops
Depositing User: Mr Siva Shankar
Date Deposited: 22 Jun 2012 08:20
Last Modified: 22 Jun 2012 08:21

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