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ACIAR, . (1987) ACIAR grain storage newsletter: A publication of the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research Grain Storage Program. Documentation. Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research , Canberra, Australia.

ACIAR, . (1986) ACIAR grain storage research program: Research Report 1984- 85. Project Report. Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, Canberra, Australia.

Abou-Arab, Azza A. and Abu-Salem, Ferial M. (2010) Nutritional quality of Jatropha curcas seeds and effect of some physical and chemical treatments on their anti-nutritional factors. African Journal of Food Science, 4 (3). pp. 93-103.

Adam, A.B. and Yousif, . (2010) Effect of Seed Age, Size and Moisture Content on Seed Quality of Sorghum (Sorghum Bicolor. L. Moench). Research Journal of Agriculture and Biological Sciences, 6 (4). pp. 522-529.

Adams, C.A. and Liebenberg , N.V.D.W. (1975) Ultrastructure of storage protein in cereals. Proc - Electron Microscopy Society of Southern Africa, 5. pp. 39-40.

Adams, C.A. and Novellie, L. (1975) Composition and structure of protein bodies and spherosomes isolated from ungerminated seeds of sorghum bicolor (Linn.) Moench. Plant Physiology, 55 (1). pp. 1-6.

Adebisi, M.A. and Daniel, I.O. and Ajala, M.O. (2004) Storage life of soybean (Glycine max L. Merril) seeds after seed dressing. Journal of Tropical Agriculture, 42 (1-2). pp. 3-7.

Adeniji, O.T. and Peter, J.M. and Bake, I. (2008) Variation and interrelationships for pod and seed yield characters in bambara groundnut (Vigna subterrenea) in Adamawa State, Nigeria. African Journal of Agricultural Research, 3 (9). pp. 617-621.

Ahmed, F.E. and Hussein, A.O.A. (2011) Genotype X seed production environment interaction on the performance of sorghum (Sorghum bicolor [L.] Moench) under irrigation. Agriculture and Biology Journal of North America, 2 (4). pp. 610-615.

Ahmed, M.A. and Husain, S.S. (1971) Studies on stored grain fungi. III. Fungi from cereals. Pakistan Journal of scientific and Industrial Research, 14 (3). pp. 237-240.

Akem, C. and Kabbabeh, S. and Ahmed, S. (2004) Integrating cultivar resistance and seed treatment with planting dates to manage chickpea ascochyta blight. Plant Pathology Journal, 3 (2). pp. 111-117.

Akil, B.A. and Araújo, F.A.X. (1980) Seed deterioration during storage and induction of secondry dormancy in grain sorghum. Revista Ciencia Agronomica, 10 (1). pp. 15-21.

Ali, Khalid and Jan, Amanullah and Ahmad, Ijaz and Mohammad, Fida and Said, Ahmad (2010) Response of chickpea and its weeds to tillage systems using varying seed rates and phosphorus levels. Pak. J. Weed Sci. Res. , 16 (1). pp. 97-108.

Amare, K. and Zeleke, H. and Bultosa, G. (2015) Variability for protein content and determination of other physical seed Quality characteristics in Released sorghum varieties of Ethiopia. Unified Journal of Agriculture and Food Science, 1 (1). pp. 11-18.

Anahosur, K H and Patil, S.H. (1983) Assessment of losses in sorghum seed weight due to charcoal rot. Indian Phytopathology, 36 (1). pp. 85-88.

Anuradha, R. and Balamurugan, P. and Srimathi, P. and Sumathi, S. (2009) Influence of seed size on seed quality of chick pea (Cicer arietinum L.). Legume Research, 32. pp. 133-135.

Aunea , J.B. and Ousman, A. (2011) Effect of seed priming and micro-dosing of fertilizer on sorghum and pearl millet in Western Sudan. Experimental Agriculture, 47 (3). pp. 419-430.

Ausufali, A.N. and Alagundagi, S.C. and Mansur, C.P. (2007) Effect of Date of Sowing and Seed Rate on Fodder Production Potential and Economics of Field Bean Genotypes under Rainfed Condition. Karnataka Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 20 (1). pp. 13-16.

Ayoola, P.B. and Adeyeye, A. and Onawumi, O.O. (2012) Chemical evaluation of food value of groundnut (Arachi hypogaea) seeds. American Journal of Food and Nutrition, 2 (3). pp. 55-57.


Babiker, Ali Zakaria and Dulloo, Mohammad Ehsan and El Balla, M.A.Mustafa and Ibrahim, El Tahir (2010) Effects of low cost drying methods on seed quality of Sorghum bicolor (L.) Monech. African Journal of Plant Science , 4 (9). pp. 339-345.

Babu, B.S. and Sharma, H.C. and Surender, A. and Rao, R.D.V.J.P. and Chakrabarty, S.K. and Singh, S.D. and Girish, G.A. (2000) Sorghum germplasm from Thailand showing resistance to sugarcane aphid, Melanaphis sacchari Zehntner. Indian Journal of Plant Genetic Resources, 13 (2). pp. 186-187.

Babu, K.G.R.S.S. and Hussaini, S.H. (1984) Effect of maturity on seed quality in sorghum. Seed Research, 12 (2). pp. 51-55.

Bal, S.S. and Douglas, J.E. (1992) Designing successful farmer-managed seed systems. Working Paper. Winrock International Institute for Agricultural Development, Morrilton, Arkansas, USA .

Ball, B. and Meharry, D. and Botwright Acuñ, T.L. (2011) Increases in seed density can improve plant stand and increase seedling vigour from small seeds of wheat (triticum aestivum). Experimental Agriculture, 47 (3). pp. 445-457.

Barari, L. and Mosavi, N. and Asgharpour, F. and et al, . (2015) Antibacterial and antifungal effect of chickpea (cicer arietinum) aqueous seed extract. World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 4 (10). pp. 336-346.

Barh, Debmalya and Srivastava, H.C. and Mazumdar, B.C. (2008) Self fruit extract and vitamin-c- improves tomato seed germination. Journal of Applied Sciences Research, 4 (2). pp. 156-165.

Baur, J.R. and Miller , F.R. and Bovey, R.W. (1977) Effects of Preharvest Desiccation with Glyphosate on Grain Sorghum Seed. Agronomy Journal, 69 (6). pp. 1015-1018.

Beames, R.M. (1969) A comparison of the digestibility by pigs of whole and rolled sorghum grain fed either in restricted amounts or ad libitum. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture and Animal Husbandry 9(37) 127 - 130 , 9 (37). pp. 127-130.

Bekele, W.A. and Fiedler, K. and Shiringani, A. and et al, . (2013) Unravelling the genetic complexity of sorghum seedling development under low temperature conditions. Plant, Cell & Environment. pp. 1-52. (Unpublished)

Bell, M.J. and Micheals, T.E. and McCullough, D.E. and Tollenaar, M. (1994) Photosynthetic response to chilling in peanut. Crop Science, 34 (4). 1014 -1023.

Bellon, M.R. and Hodson, D. and Hellin, J. (2011) Assessing the vulnerability of traditional maize seed systems in Mexico to climate change. PNAS. 9pp..

Bengston, M. and Cooper, L.M. and Davies, R.A.H. (1983) Grain protectants for the control of malathion-resistant insects in stored sorghum. Pesticide Science, 14 (4). pp. 385-398.

Bhadru, D. (2010) Correlation and path analysis for yield and its attributing traits in white coated pigeonpea [Cajanus cajan (l.) Mill sp]. Legume Research, 33 (3). pp. 196-200.

Bhanuje, T. and Jolli, R.B. and Vyakaranahal, B.S. and Gurumurthy, R. and Guggari, A.K. and Sajjanar, G.M. (2014) Effect of staggered sowing and split application of nitrogen in seed production of pearl millet hybrid MH-946. Karnataka Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 27 (1). pp. 9-13.

Bhattacharjee, R. and Khairwal, I.S. and Bramel, P.J. and Reddy, K.N. (2007) Establishment of a pearl millet [Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R. Br.] core collection based on geographical distribution and quantitative traits. Euphytica , 1-2 (155). pp. 35-45.

Bianchi-Hall, C.M. and Keys, R.D. and Stalker, H.T. (1994) A Note on Use of Seed Protein Markers for Identification of Aflatoxin Resistance in Peanut. Peanut Science, 21 (2). pp. 159-161.

Bidinger, F.R. and Raj, A.G.B. and Abraha, N. and Ali, A.M. and Obilana, A.B. and Jones, R.B. (2005) Topcross hybrids as an entry into commercial seed production of pearl millet in Eastern Africa. Experimental Agriculture, 41 (3). pp. 335-356.

Bijalwan, Arvind and Thakur, Tarun (2010) Effect of IBA and age of cuttings on rooting behaviour of Jatropha curcas L. in different seasons in western Himalaya, India. African Journal of Plant Science , 4 (10). pp. 387-390.

Bishaw, Z. and van Gastel, A.J.G. (2008) ICARDA's Seed-Delivery Approach in Less Favorable Areas Through Village-Based Seed Enterprises: Conceptual and Organizational Issues. Journal of New Seeds, 9 (1). pp. 68-88.

Bisht, N.C. and Jagannath, A. and Gupta, V. and Burma, P.K. and Pental, D. (2004) A two gene - two promoter system for enhanced expression of a restorer gene (barstar) and development of improved fertility restorer lines for hybrid seed production in crop plants. Molecular Breeding , 14 (2). pp. 129-144.

Blessin, C.W. and Brecher, J.D. and Dimler, R.J. (1964) Carotenoids of Corn and Sorghum. VI. Determination of Xanthophylls and Carotenes in Corn Gluten Fractions. Cereal Chemistry, 41 (6). pp. 543-548.

Bonham, C.A. and Dulloo, E. and Mathur, P. and Brahmi, P. and Tyagi, V. and Tyagi, R.K. and Upadhyaya, H.D. (2010) Plant genetic resources and germplasm use in India. Asian Biotechnology and Development Review, 12 (3). pp. 17-34.

Bonny, S. (2017) Corporate concentration and technological change in the global seed industry. Sustainability, 9 (9). pp. 1-25.

Borges, A and Tsai, S M and Caldas, D G G (2011) Validation of reference genes for RT-qPCR normalization in common bean during biotic and abiotic stresses. Plant Cell Reports. pp. 1-12.

Borji, M. and Ghorbanli, M. and Sarlak, M. (2007) Some seed traits and their relationships to seed germination, emergence rate electrical conductivity in common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.). Asian Journal of Plant Sciences, 6 (5). pp. 781-787.

Borse, V.V. and Kulwal, P.L. and Mhase, L.B. and Jadhav, A.S. (2017) Validation of Seed Weight-Associated SSR Markers and Their Usefulness in Distinguishing Chickpea Genotypes According to Seed Size. Agricultural Research, 6 (2). pp. 130-138.

Branch, W.D. and Gaines, T.P. (1983) Seed Mineral Composition of Diverse Peanut Germplasm. Peanut Science, 10 (1). pp. 5-8.

Brocke, K.vom and Weltzien, E. and Christinck, A. and Presterl, T. and Geiger, H.H. (2003) Effects of farmers' seed management on performance and adaptation of pearl millet in Rajasthan, India. Euphytica, 130 (2). pp. 267-280.

Bulant, C. and Gallais, A. and Matthys-Rochon, E. and Prioul, J.L. (2000) Xenia effects in maize with normal endosperm: II. Kernel growth and enzyme activities during grain filling. Crop Science, 40 (1). pp. 182-189.


Cantoro, R. and Fernandez, L.G. and Cervigni, G.D.L. and et al, . (2016) Seed dormancy QTL identification across a Sorghum bicolor segregating population. Euphytica, 211 (1). pp. 41-56.

Carvaiho, I.S. and Ricardo, C.P. and Chaves, M. (2004) Quality and distribution of assimilates within the whole plant of lupines ( L. albus and L. mutabilis) influenced by water stress. Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science, 190 (3). pp. 205-210.

Chandra, S. and Mishra, U. N. and Tomar, Y. S. and Singh, S. (1973) Response of microbial culture application with and without soaking of seed in water on the yield of two different seed coat coloured gram vatieties. Farm Journal, 14 (6). pp. 18-19.

Chapman, S.C. and Crossa, J. and Basford, K.E. and Kroonenberg, P.M. (1997) Genotype by environment effects and selection for drought tolerance in tropical maize. II. Three-mode pattern analysis. Euphytica, 95 (1). pp. 11-20.

Chapman, S.C. and Edmeades, G.O. (1999) Selection Improves Drought Tolerance in Tropical Maize Populations: II. Direct and Correlated Responses among Secondary Traits. Crop Science, 39 (5). pp. 1315-1324.

Charnley, B. and Radick, G. (2013) Intellectual property, plant breeding and the making of Mendelian genetics. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A. pp. 1-12.

Chattopadhyay, S. and Ali, Kabiul Akhter and Doss, S.G. and Das, N.K. and Aggarwal, R.K. and Bandopadhyay, T.K. and Sarkar, A. and Bajpai, A.K. (2010) Evaluation of mulberry germplasm for resistance to powdery mildew in the field and greenhouse. Journal of General Plant Pathology, 76 (2). pp. 87-93.

Chauhan, V.B. and Singh, V.B. and Singh, P.N. and et al, . (2003) Efficacy of Cultural Practices, Chemical Seed Dressing and Date of Sowing on Severity of Phytophthora Blight of Pigeonpea. Annals of Plant Protection Sciences, 11 (2). pp. 289-291.

Chen, Y. and Burris, J.S. (1991) Desiccation tolerance in maturing maize seed: membrane phospholipid composition and thermal properties. Crop Science, 31 (3). pp. 766-770.

Chen, Y. and Burris, J.S. (1990) Role of carbohydrates in desiccation tolerance and membrane behavior in maturing maize seed. Crop Science, 30 (5). pp. 971-975.

Christensen, C.M. (1971) Invasion of sorghum seed by storage fungi at moisture contents of 13.5–15 % and condition of samples from commercial bins. Mycopathologia, 44 (3). pp. 277-282.

Cisneros-López, M. E. and Mendoza-Onofre, L. E. and Mora-Aguilera, G. (2007) Cold Tolerant Sorgum Hybrids and Parental Lines. I: Seed Quality and Its Effects On Seedling Establishment. Agrociencia, 41 (1). pp. 45-55.

Colenbrander, V.F. and Bartley, E.E. and Morrill, J.L. and Deyoe, C.W. and Pfost, H.B. (1967) Feed Processing. II. Effect of Feeding Expanded Grain and Finely Ground Hay on Milk Composition, Yield, and Rumen Metabolism. Journal of Dairy Science, 50 (12). pp. 1966-1972.


DAS, P K (1983) Inheritance Study of Total Soluble Solids in Sorghum. Indian Agriculturist, 27 (4). pp. 311-313.

DGISPDC, . (1976) Serological tests for the identification of seed-borne plant viruses. Documentation. -, Copenhagen.

Dakshinamurty, D. and Rao, D.K. and Rao, P.G. (1962) Field testing of fungicides-II. Seed dressing agents. Indian Phytopathology, 15 (1). pp. 21-23.

Dalling, J.W. and Davis, A.S. and Schutte, B.J. and Arnold, A.E. (2010) Seed survival in soil: interacting effects of predation, dormancy and the soil microbial community. Journal of Ecology , 99. pp. 89-95.

David, S. (2004) Farmer seed enterprises: a sustainable approach to seed delivery? Agriculture and Human Values, 21 (4). 387-397 .

Demirtas, Çigdem and Yazgan, Senih and Candogan, Burak Nazmi and Sincik, Mehmet and Büyükcangaz, Hakan and Göksoy, Abdurrahim Tanju (2010) Quality and yield response of soybean (Glycine max L. Merrill) to drought stress in sub–humid environment. African Journal of Biotechnology , 9 (41). pp. 6873-6881.

Desai, P. (1981) Estimates of Soviet grain imports in 1980-85: alternative approaches. Other. International Food Policy Research Institute, USA.

Dezfuli, Pegah Moradi and Sharif-zadeh, Farzad and Janmohammadi, Mohsen (2008) Influence of priming techniques on seed germination behavior of maize inbred lines (Zea mays L.). ARPN Journal of Agricultural and Biological Science, 3 (3). pp. 22-25.

Dhaka, A.K. and Pannu, R.K. and Kumar, S. and et al, . (2015) Biological feasibility, economic viability and energy efficiency of intercropping fodder sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) in seed crop of dhaincha (Sesbania aculeata). Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 85 (1). pp. 20-27.

Dighe, R.S. and Patil, V.N. (1981) Effect of seed size on germination, vigour and yield in sorghum (Jowar). Punjabrao Krishi Vidyapeeth Research Journal, 5 (1). pp. 17-20.

Drumm, H. and Mohr, H (1978) The mode of interaction between blue (UV) light photoreceptor and phytochrome in anthocyanin formation of the sorghum seedling. Photochemistry and Photobiology, 27 (2). pp. 241-248.

Dwivedi, S.L. and Jambunathan, R. and Nigam, S.N. and Raghunath, K. and Shankar, K.R. and Nagabhushanam, G.V.S. (1990) Relationship of seed mass to oil and protein contents in peanut (Arachis hypogaea L.). Peanut Science, 17 (2). pp. 48-52.

Dwivedi, S.L. and Thendapani, K. and Nigam, S.N. (1989) Heterosis and combining ability studies and relationship among fruit and seed characters in peanut. Peanut Science, 16 (1). pp. 14-20.


Edmeades, G.O. and Bolanos, J. and Chapman, S.C. and et al, . (1999) Selection Improves Drought Tolerance in Tropical Maize Populations: I. Gains in Biomass, Grain Yield, and Harvest Index. Crop Science, 39 (5). pp. 1306-1315.

Ejoh, S.I. and Ketiku, O.A. (2013) Vitamin E Content of Traditionally Processed Products of Two Commonly Consumed Oilseeds - Groundnut (Arachis Hypogea) and Melon Seed (Citullus Vulgaris) in Nigeria. Journal of Nutrition & Food Sciences, 3 (2). pp. 1-5.

Ereifej, K.I. and Al-Karaki, G.N. and Hammouri, M.K. (2001) Seed Chemical Composition of Improved Chickpea Cultivars Grown Under Semiarid Mediterranean Conditions. International Journal of Food Properties, 4 (2). pp. 239-246.


FAO, . (1981) FAO/SIDA technical conference on improved seed production. Food and Agriculture Organization, pp. 1-58.

Fahim , M.M. and Attia, M.F. and Barakat , F.M. and Aly, H.Y. (1983) Influence of storage conditions on sorghum grains and the associated fungi. In: Proceedings of the Egyptian Society of Applied Microbialogy, May 1983, Cairo.

Faungfupong, S. (1984) Seed Production of Corn and Sorghum in Thailand, and the Affects of Seed Maturity, Planting Date and Fertilizer. Technical Report. ASPAC, Food & Fertilizer Technology Center, Bangkok.

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Foti, R. and Mapiye, C. and Mutenje, M. and Mwale, M. and Mlambo, N. (2008) Farmer participatory screening of maize seed varieties for suitability in risk prone, resource-constrained smallholder farming systems of Zimbabwe. African Journal of Agricultural Research, 3 (3). pp. 180-185.

Frederick, H.M. and Theurer, B. and Hale, W.H. (1973) Effect of moisture, pressure, and temperature on enzymatic starch degradation of barley and sorghum grain. Journal of Dairy Science, 56 (5). pp. 595-601.

Freeman, J.E. and Watson, S.A. (1969) Peeling Sorghum Grain for Wet Milling. Cereal Science Today, 14 (2). pp. 10-16.


Gadwal, V.R. (2003) The Indian seed industry: Its history, current status and future. Current Sciencee, 84 (3). pp. 399-406.

Gaines, T.P. and Hammons, R.O. (1981) Mineral composition of peanut seed as influenced by cultivar and location. Peanut Science, 8 (1). pp. 16-20.

Gangwar, L.K. and Bajpai, G.C. (2006) Seed protein variation in interspecific hybrids of pigeonpea. Indian Journal Crop Science, 1 (1-2). pp. 125-128.

Gangwar, L.K. and Bajpai, G.C. and Kerkhi, S.A. (2009) Seed protein studies on Cajanus acutifolius derived interspecific hybrids in pigeonpea. Journat of Food Legumes, 22 (1). pp. 23-25.

Ganjeali, A. and Porsa, H. and Bagheri, A. (2011) Assessment of Iranian chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) germplasms for drought tolerance. Agricultural Water Management, 98 (9). pp. 1477-1484.

Gao, S. and Yan, R. and Cao, M. and Yang, W. and Wang, S. and Chen, F. (2008) Effects of copper on growth, antioxidant enzymes and phenylalanine ammonia-lyase activities in Jatropha curcas L. seedling. Plant Soil Environment, 54 (3). pp. 117-122.

Gao, Yingxu and Li, Yong and Yang, Xiuxia and Li, Haijun and Shen, Qirong and Guo, Shiwei (2010) Ammonium nutrition increases water absorption in rice seedlings (Oryza sativa L.) under water stress. Plant and Soil , 331 (1-2). pp. 193-201.

Garvin, D.F. and Welch, R.M. and Finley, J.W. (2006) Historical shifts in the seed mineral micronutrient concentration of US hard red winter wheat germplasm. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, 86 (13). pp. 2213-2220.

Gausman, H.W. and Gerbermann, A.H. and Wiegand, C.L. (1975) Use of ERTS-1 data to detect chlorotic grain sorghum. Other. USDA Agricultural Research Station, Weslaco, Texas.

Gavan, J.D. and Chandrasekera, I.S. (1979) The impact of public foodgrain distribution on food consumption and welfare in Sri Lanka. Other. International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, USA.

Generosova, I.P. and Vartapetian, B.B. (2005) On the Physiological Role of Anaerobically Synthesized Lipids in Oryza sativa Seedlings. Russian Journal of Plant Physiology, 52 (4). pp. 481-488.

Glennie, C.W. (1981) Preharvest changes in polyphenols, peroxidase, and polyphenol oxidase in sorghum grain. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 29 (1). pp. 33-36.

Glennie , C.W. and Kaluza, W.Z. and Niekerk, P.J.V. (1981) High-performance liquid chromatography of procyanidins in developing sorghum grain. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 29 (5). pp. 965-968.

Gorakhpurwalla, H.D. and McGinty, R.J. and Watson, C.A. (1975) Determining moisture content of grain using microwave energy for drying. Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research, 20 (3). pp. 319-325.

Govil, J.N. (1979) Genetic and phenotypic correlations between seeds and some biochemical and agronomic characters in sorghum. Seed Research, 7 (2). pp. 98-102.

Gowda, C.L.L. and Reddy, B.V.S. and Rai, K.N. (2003) ICRISAT strengthens ties with private seed companies. Asian seed and planting material, 10 (4). pp. 16-17.

Gowda, C.L.L. and Upadhyaya, H.D. (2006) International crop germplasm exchange at ICRISAT. Indian Journal of Plant Genetic Resources, 19 (3). pp. 418-427.

Gowda, C.L.L. and Upadhyaya, H.D. and Dronavalli, N. and Singh, Sube (2011) Identification of large-seeded high-yielding stable kabuli chickpea germplasm lines for use in crop improvement. Crop Science, 51 (1). pp. 198-209.

Guo, Y. and Liu, S. and Yang, Z. and et al, . (2016) Responses of Unsaturated Fatty Acid in Membrane Lipid and Antioxidant Enzymes to Chilling Stress in Sweet Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench) Seedling. Journal of Agricultural Science, 8 (9). pp. 71-83.

Gupta, S.K. and Gopalakrishna, T. (2010) Development of unigene-derived SSR markers in cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) and their transferability to other Vigna species. Genome, 53 (7). pp. 508-523.

Gutierrez, G. and Schake, L.M. and Byers, F.M. (1981) Effect of whole-plant grain sorghum silage processing methods and lasalocid sodium on stocker calf performance. Project Report. Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, Texas, USA.


Haikal, Nahed Z. (2008) Effect of filtrates of pathogenic fungi of soybean on seed germination and seedling parameters. Journal of Applied Sciences Research, 4 (1). pp. 48-52.

Halmer, P. (2008) Seed Technology and Seed Enhancement. In: XXVII International Horticultural Congress - IHC2006: International Symposium on Seed Enhancement and Seedling Production Technology.

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Hauser, E.W. and Buchanan, G.A. (1981) Influence of Row Spacing, Seeding Rates and Herbicide Systems on the Competitiveness and Yield of Peanuts. Peanut Science, 8 (1). pp. 74-81.

Heidemarie, Oelze and Hans, Mohr (1982) Phytochrorne Action on Chlorophyll Synthesis-A Study of the Escape from Photo reversibility. Plant Physiol., 70 (3). pp. 863-866.

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Hossain, S. and Ford, R. and McNeil, D. and Pittock, C. and Panozzo, J.F. (2010) Development of a selection tool for seed shape and QTL analysis of seed shape with other morphological traits for selective breeding in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Australian Journal of Crop Science, 4 (4). pp. 278-288.

Hossain, S. and Ford, R. and McNeil, D. and Pittock, C. and Panozzo, J.F. (2010) Inheritance of seed size in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) and identification of QTL based on 100-seed weight and seed size index. Australian Journal of Crop Science, 4 (2). pp. 126-135.

Hovav, R. and Upadhyaya, K.C. and Beharav, A. and Abbo, S. (2003) Major flowering time gene and polygene effects on chickpea seed weight. Plant Breeding, 122. pp. 539-541.

Hoveland, C.S. (1964) Germination and seedling vigor of clovers as affected by grass root extracts. Crop Science, 4 (2). pp. 211-213.

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