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Formation of core set in barnyard millet [Echinochloa frumentacea (Roxb.) Link] germplasm using data on twenty four morpho-agronomic traits.

  title={Formation of core set in barnyard millet [Echinochloa frumentacea (Roxb.) Link] germplasm using data on twenty four morpho-agronomic traits.},
  author={Jayarame Gowda and S. Bharathi and G. Somu and Mohan Krishnappa and D. Rekha},
  journal={International Journal of Plant Sciences Muzaffarnagar},
Barnyard millet (Echinochloa frumentacea (Roxb.) Link) is an oldest crop, which is known as sawan and cultivated for fodder and food grains in particular pockets (Hilly areas) of many states in India. It has been cultivated in Asia including China, Korea, Japan, erstwhile USSR as well as India. It is also grown in USA and Central African countries. Barnyard millet grains are nutritious and cooked as rice after shelling. It is one of the quickest growing short duration crop, some cultivars come… Expand
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