January 2012

January 2012 [6(1) 2012]

Table of Contents

Southern Cross Publishing Group©2012

Australian Journal of Crop Science (AJCS)
Effect of trench spacing and micronutrients on growth and yield of sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum L.)

Abdul Ghaffar, Ehsanullah, Nadeem Akbar, Sultan Habibullah Khan, Khawar Jabran, Rafi Qamar Hashmi, Asif Iqbal, Muhammad Amjad Ali

Pages 1-9 | Full Text PDF
Yield, quality and irrigation water use efficiency of sweet sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (Linn.) Moench] under different land types in arid regions

Tingting Xie, Peixi Su, Lishan Shan, Jianbin Ma

Pages 10-16 | Full Text PDF
Sensitivity of Colletotrichum gloeosporioides to sodium bicarbonate on the development of anthracnose in papaya (Carica papaya L. cv. Frangi)

Hasan M.F, Mahmud T.M.M, Kadir J, Ding P, Zaidul I.S.M

Pages 17-22 | Full Text PDF
Evaluation of regenerated strains from six Cucurbita interspecific hybrids obtained through anther and ovule in vitro cultures

M.T. Rakha, E.I. Metwally, S.A. Moustafa, A.A. Etman, Y.H. Dewir

Pages 23-30 | Full Text PDF
Research Note

Zeatin induced direct multiple shoots development and plant regeneration from cotyledon explants of cultivated tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.)

Godishala Vikram, Kairamkonda Madhusudhan, Kagithoju Srikanth, Mangamoori Laxminarasu and Nanna Rama Swamy

Pages 31-35 | Full Text PDF
Changes in the pyruvic acid content correlates with phenotype traits in onion clones

Pietro Marino Gallina, Giovanni Cabassi, Alessandro Maggioni, Alessandro Natalini, Antonio Ferrante

Pages 36-40 | Full Text PDF | Supplementary data
In vitro regeneration of Caralluma fimbriata Wall. by organogenesis: a potent medicinal plant 

Rajaram K, Priya D, Sudarshana Deepa V, Suresh Kumar P

Pages 41-45 | Full Text PDF
A secondary suppression subtractive hybridization method for isolation and identification of some salt-induced genes in soybean (Glycine max L. Merr)

Weiqi Wang, Liang Li, Shan Huang, Shi Sun, Cunxiang Wu, Tianfu Han, Wensheng Hou

Pages 46-55 | Full Text PDF
Comparative genetic diversity and nutritional quality variation among some important Southern African sorghum accessions [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench]

Dickson Ng’uni, Mulatu Geleta, Per Hofvander, Moneim Fatih, Tomas Bryngelsson

Pages 56-64 | Full Text PDF
Short term effects of latex tapping on micro-changes of trunk girth in Hevea Brasiliensis

Junya Junjittakarn, Viriya Limpinuntana, Krirk Pannengpetch, Supat Isarangkool Na Ayutthaya, Alain Rocheteau, Herve Cochard and Frederic C. Do

Pages 65-72 | Full Text PDF
Adventitious root growth and relative physiological responses to waterlogging in the seedlings of seashore mallow (Kosteletzkya virginica), a biodiesel plant

Jian Zhou, An-guo Qi, Yi-chuan Zhang, Shu-wen Wan, Pei Qin

Pages 73-80 | Full Text PDF
Growth and yield of soybean cultivars as affected by ground water levels and phosphorus rates grown under greenhouse and field conditions

Rattiyaporn Jaidee, Anan Polthanee, and Patcharee Saenjan

Pages 81-92 | Full Text PDF
Simulation of dry matter accumulation, partitioning and yield prediction in processing tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.)

Jichuan Wang, Shan Gao, Jie Yuan, Fuyu Ma

Pages 93-100 | Full Text PDF
Detection and mapping of hail damage to corn using domestic remotely sensed data in China

J.L. Zhao, D.Y. Zhang, J.H. Luo, S.L. Huang, Y.Y. Dong, and W.J. Huang

Pages 101-108 | Full Text PDF
Retrieval of maize leaf chlorophyll content using peak-valley characteristic parameters from imaging hyperspectra

Dongyan Zhang, Jinling Zhao, Wenjiang Huang, Dazhou Zhu, Linsheng Huang, Xingang Xu, Zhihong Ma, Jihua Wang

Pages 109-115 | Full Text PDF
Characterization of wheat germplasm for stripe rust (Puccini striiformis f. sp. tritici) resistance

Hadi Bux, Muhammad Ashraf, Fida Husain, Attiq-Ur-Rahman Rattu, Muhammad Fayaz

Pages 116-120 | Full Text PDF | Supplementary data
Grain-priming and foliar pretreatment enhanced stress defense in wheat (Triticum aestivum var. Gimaza 9) plants cultivated in drought land

Raifa Ahmed Hassanein, Amal Fadl Abdelkader, Heba Ali, AboBakr Ahmed El-Said Amin, and El-Sherbiny Mohammed Rashad

Pages 121-129 | Full Text PDF
Differential expression of nitrate reductase in response to potassium and sodium nitrate: real-time PCR analysis

Sadegh Balotf, Ali Niazi, Gholamreza Kavoosi, Amin Ramezani

Pages 130-134 | Full Text PDF
Expression of human granulocyte-colony stimulating factor (hg-csf) gene in tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum)

Mehdi Sharifi Tabar, Mahmood Solouki, Masoud Tohidfar, Majid Sadeghizadeh

Pages 135-140 | Full Text PDF
Comparison of osmotic adjustment and ion balance strategies in nineteen alkali-tolerant halophyte species during adaptation to salt-alkalinized habitats in northeast China

Chunwu Yang, Shuangshuang Zheng, Huiling Huang, Zhaoxia Liu, Wei Zheng, Bao liu, Decheng Shi

Pages 141-148 | Full Text PDF
Nutritional values and radical scavenging capacities of grass pea (Lathyrus sativus L.) seeds in Valle Agricola district, Italy

Rachele Tamburino, Vincenzo Guida, Severina Pacifico, Micaela Rocco, Armando Zarelli, Augusto Parente, Antimo Di Maro

Pages 149-156 | Full Text PDF
Weed populations are affected by tillage systems and fertilization practices in organic flax (Linum usitatissimum L.) crop

Dimitrios Bilalis, Anestis Karkanis, Anastasia Pantelia, Sotiria Patsiali, Aristeidis Konstantas, Aspasia Efthimiadou

Pages 157-163 | Full Text PDF
Response of three mint and two oregano species to Glomus etunicatum inoculation

Nikitas Karagiannidis, Thomas Thomidis, Eleni Panou-Filotheou and Christina Karagiannidou

Pages 164-169 | Full Text PDF | Supplementary data
Rice seed bacterization for promoting germination and seedling growth under aerobic cultivation system

L. C. Ng, M. Sariah, O. Sariam, O. Radziah, M. A. Zainal Abidin

Pages 170-175 | Full Text PDF
Calcium-alleviated salt tolerance in indica rice (Oryza sativa L. spp. indica): Physiological and morphological changes

Suriyan Cha-um, Harminder Pal Singh, Thapanee Samphumphuang, Chalermpol Kirdmanee

Pages 176-182 | Full Text PDF