Improvement of wheat water use efficiency in semiarid area of China.

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Year Published: 2003
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Author: Deng, XiPing ; Shan, Lun ; Kang, ShaoZhong ; Shinobu, I. ; Ali, M. E. K.
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This paper reviews the physiological adaptation of wheat plants and benefits associated with the deficit and variable water conditions in Semiarid areas in China. The effect of limited irrigation and the breeding of new cultivars for high water use efficiency are highlighted.

Pages: 35 - 44
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Volume: 2
Number: 1
Journal: Agricultural Sciences in China
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ISSN: 1671-2927
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adaptation, drought resistance, irrigation, plant breeding,plant water relations, water use, water use efficiency, wheat, China,Triticum, Triticum aestivum, Poaceae, Cyperales, monocotyledons,angiosperms, Spermatophyta, plants, eukaryotes, Triticum, East Asia,Asia, Developing Countries, drought tolerance, watering, Field Crops(FF005) (New March 2000), Plant Breeding and Genetics (FF020), PlantWater Relations (FF062), Environmental Tolerance of Plants (FF900)

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