Role and economic importance of crop genetic diversity in food security

@inproceedings{Temesgen2021RoleAE,
  title={Role and economic importance of crop genetic diversity in food security},
  author={Begna Temesgen},
  year={2021}
}
Information on genetic variability in cowpea germplasm is important for crop improvement and for efficient utilization of the existing genetic resources. Hence, the objectives of the present investigation were to estimate genetic variability, 
Combining ability analysis in bitter gourd (Momordica charantia L.) for potential quality improvement.
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Targeting the improvement of respective characters in bitter gourd, combining ability and genetic parameters for 19 characters were estimated from a 6×6 full diallel analysis technique and revealed that the variances due to general combining ability (GCA) and specific combiningAbility (SCA) were highly significant for most of the important characters.

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