HETEROSIS IN SORGHUM (SORGHUM BICOLOR L. MOENCH)

Article Id: ARCC4553 | Page : 135 - 137
Citation :- HETEROSIS IN SORGHUM (SORGHUM BICOLOR L. MOENCH).Agricultural Science Digest.2006.(26):135 - 137
V. Jayalakshmi, G. Appa Rao and K. Lakshmaiah
Address : Regional Agricultural Research Station, Nandyal - 518 502, Andhra Pradesh, India

Abstract

Three promising hybrids viz., NTJ 3 x CSV 13, NTJ 4 x NJ 2575 and NJT 4 x SPV 1532 with desirable heterobeltiosis for grain yield and panicle weight were identified for further exploitation in sorghum breeding programs during 2002–03.

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