Breeding for resistance to Heliothis/Helicoverpa: effectiveness and limitations uri icon


  • The mechanisms of resistance to Helicoverpa armigera, progress in breeding for resistance to H. armigera, and the effectiveness and limitations of breeding for resistance to H. armigera in chickpea, pigeon pea and cotton are discussed in this chapter. Future breeding strategies for increased resistance to H. armigera are presented

publication date

  • 2005