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Improvement strategies for yield potential, disease resistance and drought tolerance of Zimbabwean maize inbred lines
(University of the Free State, 2012-06)
English: Breeding for drought and low N tolerant genotypes in Zimbabwe is an important intervention that will see the country curbing the food in-security problem. Both CIMMYT and DR&SS maize germplasm was used in this ...
Assessment of genetic diversity, combining ability, stability and farmer preference of cassava germplasm in Ghana
(University of the Free State, 2012-11-11)
English: The aim of this study was to assess genetic diversity, combining ability, heterosis, heritability of traits, stability and farmer preference of cassava germplasm in Ghana in order to structure an effective ...
Mycotoxigenic fungi associated with ear-rots in Zimbabwe: identification and inheritance of resistance in southern and West African maize inbred lines
(University of the Free State, 2015-06)
English: Fumonisin, a mycotoxin produced by Fusarium verticillioides, is an intrinsic constraint in maize (Zea mays L.) that has received a low level of attention in Zimbabwe, despite existence of laws nationally and ...