Genetic enhancement for flowering period heat tolerance in peart millet (Pennisetum glaucum L.(R.) Br.)

Gupta, S K and Ameta, V L and Pareek, S and Mahala, R S and Jayalekha, A K and Deora, V S and Verma, Y S and Boratkar, M and Atkari, D and Rai, K N (2016) Genetic enhancement for flowering period heat tolerance in peart millet (Pennisetum glaucum L.(R.) Br.). In: 7th International Crop Science Congress, August 14- 19, 2016, Beijing, China.

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Abstract

Pearl millet, basically a rainfed crop worldwide, is increasingly being cultivated in summer season in north western parts of India where air temperatures during flowering time often exceed 42 degree Celsius...

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Divisions: Research Program : Asia
CRP: CGIAR Research Program on Dryland Cereals
Uncontrolled Keywords: Heat tolerance, Flowering period, Pearl millet, Seed set, Air temperature
Subjects: Mandate crops > Millets > Pearl Millet
Others > Genetics and Genomics
Depositing User: Mr Ramesh K
Date Deposited: 02 Nov 2016 10:51
Last Modified: 02 Nov 2016 10:51
URI: http://oar.icrisat.org/id/eprint/9757
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