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Heterosis in maize: Grouping patterns

By: Saxena, V.K | Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento de Maiz y Trigo (CIMMYT), Mexico, DF (Mexico).
Contributor(s): Malhi, N.S [coaut.] | Singh, N.N [coaut.] | Vasal, S.K [coaut.] | Vasal, S.K.|Gonzalez Ceniceros, F.|XiongMing, F [eds.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookAnalytics: Show analyticsPublisher: Los Baños, Laguna (Philippines) PCARRD : 2000Description: 9 pages.Subject(s): Agronomic characters | Genetic parameters | Heterosis AGROVOC | India | Maize | Research projects | CIMMYT | Zea mays AGROVOCSummary: Breeding methodologies during twentieth century have been developed to take advantage of the manifestation of heterosis in crosses of inbred lines. The development and growing of hybrid maize can justifiably be called one of the plant breeding's greatest accomplishments. In the development of hybrids and recycling of inbreds, parental diversity is always kept in view. For ~ long term breeding programme, the germplasm should be managed so that it becomes hybrid oriented and is properly classified into heterotic groups.Collection: CIMMYT Staff Publications Collection
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Breeding methodologies during twentieth century have been developed to take advantage of the manifestation of heterosis in crosses of inbred lines. The development and growing of hybrid maize can justifiably be called one of the plant breeding's greatest accomplishments. In the development of hybrids and recycling of inbreds, parental diversity is always kept in view. For ~ long term breeding programme, the germplasm should be managed so that it becomes hybrid oriented and is properly classified into heterotic groups.

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0208|AGRIS 0201|AL-Maize Program|R01PROCE

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