Basawaraj Patil

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A pollen selection study for drought tolerance using Poly Ethylene Glycol (PEG) as a selective agent was conducted in sorghum. Ten genotypes of sorghum suitable for post rainy season were crossed to cytoplasmic male sterile line 104A and three genotypes to 116A producing 13 hybrids. Two sets of 13 hybrids with and without pollen selection were produced. PEG(More)
Gametophytic selection can drastically reduce the number of selection cycles during crop improvement programs. The objective of the present investigation was to test whether the nature of inheritance of two unlinked disease-resistant loci, h 1 and h 2, against Fusarium wilt in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) under gametophytic (pollen) selection was similar(More)
In the evolving Information Society (IS), the Information Technology (IT) skills are necessary to harness the power of Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs). The United Nations (UN) estimates that there are about one billion illiterate adults and 2−3 billion technological illiterates in the world. Not surprisingly, a majority of them are from(More)