Perspectives and Challenges of Microbial Application for Crop Improvement

Abstract

Global population increases and climate change pose a challenge to worldwide crop production. There is a need to intensify agricultural production in a sustainable manner and to find solutions to combat abiotic stress, pathogens, and pests. Plants are associated with complex microbiomes, which have an ability to promote plant growth and stress tolerance… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00049

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@inproceedings{Timmusk2017PerspectivesAC, title={Perspectives and Challenges of Microbial Application for Crop Improvement}, author={Salme Timmusk and Lawrence Behers and Julia Muthoni and Anthony Muraya and Anne-Charlotte Aronsson}, booktitle={Front. Plant Sci.}, year={2017} }