Sorghum improvement for drought resistance uri icon


  • Drought is the major limiting factor in most of the sorghum growing areas of the world, especially in the semi-arid tropics. At the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics, sorghum improvement for drought resistance involve using a range of techniques for screening germplasm and elite breeding material. Selections are advanced to multilocation trials in drought-prone areas

publication date

  • 1982