A weed-crop complex in sorghum: The dynamics of genetic diversity in a traditional farming system.

@article{Barnaud2009AWC,
  title={A weed-crop complex in sorghum: The dynamics of genetic diversity in a traditional farming system.},
  author={Ad{\'e}line Barnaud and Monique Deu and Eric Garine and Jacques Chantereau and Justin Bolteu and Esaei Ouin Ko{\"i}da and Doyle B. Mckey and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne I. Joly},
  journal={American journal of botany},
  year={2009},
  volume={96 10},
  pages={1869-79}
}
Despite the major ecological and economic impacts of gene flow between domesticated plants and their wild relatives, many aspects of the process, particularly the relative roles of natural and human selection in facilitating or constraining gene flow, are still poorly understood. We developed a multidisciplinary approach, involving both biologists and social scientists, to investigate the dynamics of genetic diversity of a sorghum weed-crop complex in a village of Duupa farmers in northern… CONTINUE READING
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