Wild Genepool of Pearl Millet at ICRISAT Genebank uri icon

abstract

  • 1. Pearl millet (Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R. Br.) is an important food and forage crop in Africa and Asia, and important forage in the Americas.2. It has great potential because of its suitability to the extreme limits of agriculture. 3. Defused belt stretching from Senegal to Western Sudan is the center of origin of pearl millet

publication date

  • 2011