TITLE

Dissecting drought tolerance

AUTHOR(S)
Ledbetter, Kay
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Farmer-Stockman;Jun2012, Vol. 102 Issue 7, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Texas AgriLife Research scientists are on a quest to find the key genetic regulators of drought tolerance in wheat.
ACCESSION #
77691136

 

Related Articles

  • Texas wheat production hurt by drought. Smith, Ron // Southwest Farm Press;5/5/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 12, p7 

    The article reports that about 40 percent of crop in a poor condition which was hurt by prolonged drought affected the wheat production in Texas.

  • Winter drought causes Chinese grain pain.  // Asian Pacific Post;2/17/2011, p17 

    The article focuses on the possibility that the winter drought in China will reduce the nation's wheat harvest and put further pressure on rising global food prices.

  • Drought complicates HRW seeding decisions.  // Southwest Farm Press;9/15/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 18, p13 

    The article reports on the predicament of wheat producers in Texas and Oklahoma who are plagued with a severe drought complicating their hard red winter seeding decisions.

  • Extreme Drought Expands North Into Kansas.  // Beef Expert Blog;5/11/2014, p3 

    The article reports that intense drought conditions in Kansas could result in further deterioration of wheat crops as of May 2014 which is said to be its lowest production of 260.7 million bushels since 1996.

  • Study aims to cut wheat losses due to drought stress. Ledbetter, Kay // Farmer-Stockman;Feb2012, Vol. 102 Issue 2, p20 

    The article focuses on the study conducted by Texas AgriLife Research in an effort to reduce wheat drought losses. INSET: Key Points.

  • Wheat prices to soar as drought deepens. Zuke, Elinor; Glotz, Julia // Grocer;5/21/2011, Vol. 234 Issue 8005, p5 

    The article reports on the impending increase in the price of wheat in Europe because of the drought that has the potential to reduce quality as well as overall yields.

  • Plains drought threatens wheat stocks. SUDERMAN, ARLAN // Farmer-Stockman;Dec2011, Vol. 101 Issue 12, p59 

    The article discusses the outlook on the condition of the global wheat trade given the drought, limited supplies of quality wheat, and the crop's sensitivity to changes in the value of the dollar.

  • Megan Roland: Have a little faith. Roland, Megan // High Plains Journal;7/7/2014, Vol. 132 Issue 27, p9B 

    The article reports on the low yields in the harvest of wheat that farmers experienced at Alfalfa County, Oklahoma due to the drought and freeze season.

  • Drought continues strangle-hold on much of Texas. Smith, Ron // Southwest Farm Press Exclusive Insight;4/14/2014, p1 

    The article reports on the continuous drought affecting much of Texas in April 2014. Topics covered include the mostly severe drought conditions in the Rolling Plains and into Central Texas, the promising crop conditions for wheat, corn and grain sorghum, and the lowest reservoir levels recorded...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics