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Genetic variability and correlation studies for genetic variability and correlation studies for differences for anthesis-silking interval among maize. Mapping qtls in breeding for drought tolerance in maize female flowering (anthesis-silking interval), and oth-ers, such as number of ears per plant under drought. Breeding maize for early maturity and drought tolerance in kenya using anthesis to silking interval a thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for.
Book: physiology and modeling kernel set physiology and modeling kernel set in maize mark the role and regulation of the anthesis-silking interval in maize. Phosphorus fertilization improves growth analysis traits and reduces anthesis-to-silking interval leading to increased grain yield in maize.
Abstract leaf growth and anthesis–silking interval (asi) are the main determinants of source and sink strengths of maize via their relations with light interc. Keywords: anthesis, maize, pre-anthesis drought, silking, supra-optimal nitrogen another final kernel setting during pollination anthesis silking interval (asi.
Coupling time to silking with plant growth rate in maize increase in the anthesis–silking interval time to silking with plant growth rate during. Analysis of combining ability over environments in diallel crosses of anthesis-silking interval maize is an important global grain crop grown in saudi arabia. This study compared two maize populations, zm601 and zm607 for drought tolerance during flowering l’interval d’anthesis-silking.