Improving chickpea yield by incorporating resistance to ascochyta blight

@article{Singh1996ImprovingCY,
  title={Improving chickpea yield by incorporating resistance to ascochyta blight},
  author={Kuldip Singh and M Vijayaraj Reddy},
  journal={Theoretical and Applied Genetics},
  year={1996},
  volume={92},
  pages={509-515}
}
Ascochyta blight [Ascochyta rabiei (Pass.) Lab.] is the most destructive disease of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.), but it can be managed effectively by the use of resistant cultivars. Therefore, a breeding programme was initiated during 1977–78 at ICARDA, Syria, to breed blight-resistant, high-yielding chickpeas with other desirable agronomic traits. Crosses were made in main season at Tel Hadya, Syria, and the F1s were grown in the off season at Terbol, Lebanon. The F2, F4 and F5 generations… CONTINUE READING
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