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Contribution of graduate programs in plant breeding to the education of plant breeders in BrazilContribuição da pós-graduação em genética e melhoramento de plantas na formação de melhoristas
(Crop Breeding and Applied Biotechnology, 2012)
The success of agribusiness in Brazil in recent decades is unquestionable. Although the country has always had favorable conditions for agriculture (land, water and climate), this success has only come about recently, due ...
Software Selegen-REML/BLUP: a useful tool for plant breeding.
(Crop Breeding and Applied Biotechnology, Viçosa, MG, v. 16, n. 4, p. 330-339, Oct./Dec. 2016., 2017)
Screening of genomic libraries
Microsatellites, or simple sequence repeats (SSRs), have proven to be an important molecular marker in plant genetics and breeding research. The main strategies to obtain these markers can be through genomic DNA and from ...
Plant genomics: an overview
(Sociedad de Biología de Chile, 2002)
Multi-environment multi-QTL association mapping identifies disease resistance QTL in barley germplasm from Latin America
(Springer Verlag, 2014)
Abstract: Diseases represent a major constraint for barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) production in Latin America. Spot blotch (caused by Cochliobolus sativus), stripe rust (caused by Puccinia striiformis f.sp. hordei) and leaf ...
Breeding potential of maize composite Isanao VF1 in small spacing in the second growing season
(Brazilian Soc Plant Breeding, 2008-03-01)
The purpose of this study was to verify the breeding potential of the maize composite Isanao VF1 in the second growing season. One hundred and fifty half-sib progenies were evaluated of spacing of 0.45 m, densities of ...
Eficiência da seleção combinada no melhoramento genético do taxi-branco (Sclerolobium paniculatum Vogel).
(Acta Amazonica, v. 28, n. 2, p. 147-152, 1998., 1998)
Field performance and screening for resistance to Peronospora destructor of 46 onion cultivars in Brazil
This work evaluated the field performance and resistance to Peronospora destructor of 46 onion cultivars in two different experiments. Two open-pollinated experimental cultivars: “Bola Precoce-Agroecológica, and ...
Chemical and biochemical characterization of guava and araçá fruits from different regions of Brazil
Guava and araçá, species of the Psidium genus, are important options for Brazilian agribusiness, especially the former species, due to their fruit characteristics, such as appearance, taste and richness in minerals and ...