Novel sources of drought tolerance from landraces and wild sorghum relatives

@article{Ochieng2020NovelSO,
  title={Novel sources of drought tolerance from landraces and wild sorghum relatives},
  author={Grace Ochieng and Kahiu Ngugi and Lydia N. Wamalwa and Eric Manyasa and Nicoleta Muchira and Desterio Nyamongo and D. Odeny},
  journal={Crop Science},
  year={2020}
}
Funding information CGIARGrainLegumes andDrylandCereals;KenyaNationalResearchFund;CROP TRUST Abstract Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor [L.] Moench) is the fifth most important cereal crop worldwide and second aftermaize (ZeamaysL.) in Kenya. It is an important food security crop in arid and semi-arid lands, where its production potential is hampered by drought. Drought tolerance can bemeasured by a plant’s ability to resist premature senescence, often described as stay-green. This study was carried out… 

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