March 2011

March 2011 [5(3) 2011]

Table of Contents
Australian Journal of Crop Science

Southern Cross Publishing Group©2011
Control of leaf spot disease caused by Cercospora sp on groundnut (Arachis hypogaea) using methanolic extracts of yellow oleander (Thevetia peruviana) seeds

Z. Ambang, B. Ndongo, G. Essono, J.P. Ngoh, P. Kosma, G.M. Chewachong, A. Asanga

Pages 227-232  Full text PDF
Sodium transport in the seedlings of two bread wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) genotypes showing contrasting salt stress tolerance

Laid Benderradji, Faïçal Brini, Siwar Ben Amar, Kamel Kellou, Jalel Azaza, Khaled Masmoudi, Hamenna Bouzerzour and Moez Hanin

Pages 233-241  Full text PDF
Nitrogen and irrigation effects on grain ß-glucan content of oats (Avena sativa L.)

Mustafa Güler

Pages 242-247  Full text PDF
Effects of some mechanical and chemical treatments on seed germination of Sabal palmetto and Thrinax morrisii palms

Yaser Hassan Dewir, Mohammed El-Sayed El-Mahrouk, Yougasphree Naidoo

Pages 248-253  Full text PDF
Estimating the genetic purity in cytoplasmic male sterile (CMS) lines of Egyptian rice

M.I. Abo Youssef, S.A. Dora, S. F. Deraz, A.A.M. Abo-Shosha, A.A. Khalil, M.A.A. El-Sayed

Pages 254-264  Full text PDF
Response to in-vitro anther culture of F3 families originating from high and low yielding F2 barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) plants

T. Lazaridou, I. Sistanis, A. Lithourgidis, H. Ambrus and D. Roupakias

Pages 265-270  Full text PDF
Cloning and heterologous expression of CDef1, a ripening-induced defensin from Capsicum annuum

Elaheh Maarof, Sarahani Harun, Zeti-Azura Mohamed-Hussein, Ismanizan Ismail, Roslinda Sajari, Sarah Jumali and Zamri Zainal

Pages 271-276  Full text PDF
The effects of cadmium and zinc interactions on the concentration of cadmium and zinc in pot marigold (Calendula officinalis  L.)

N.K. Moustakas, A. Akoumianaki-Ioannidou, P.E. Barouchas

Pages 277-282  Full text PDF
SSR analysis of soybean (Glycine max (L.) Merr.) genetic relationship and variety identification in Thailand

P. Tantasawat, J. Trongchuen,
T. Prajongjai, S. Jenweerawat and W. Chaowiset

Pages 283-290  Full text PDF
Determination and assesment of the sex chromosomes of male trees of pistachio (Pistacia vera L.) using in vitro culture

Emine AYAZ TILKAT, Süreyya NAMLI and

Pages 291-295  Full text PDF
Genes induced by high concentration of salicylic acid in Mitragyna speciosa

Siti Sarah Jumali, Ikram M. Said, Ismanizan Ismail, Zamri Zainal

Pages 296-303  Full text PDF
Genetic diversity evaluation of Cumin (Cumin cyminum L.) based on phenotypic characteristics

Alireza Bahraminejad, Ghasem Mohammadi-Nejad, Mihdzar Abdul Khadir

Pages 304-310  Full text PDF
Morpho-physiological diversity and its implications for improving drought tolerance in grain sorghum at different growth stages

Muhammad Amjad Ali, K. Jabran, S. I. Awan, A. Abbas, Ehsanullah, M. Zulkiffal, Tuba Acet, J. Farooq and A. Rehman

Pages 311-320  Full text PDF
Detection of SNPs in the VRN-A1 gene of common wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) by a modified Ecotilling method using agarose gel electrophoresis

Liang Chen, Shi-Qiang Wang, and Yin-Gang Hu

Pages 321-329  Full text PDF
Wheat yield and grain protein response to nitrogen amount and timing

Tayebeh Abedi, Abbas Alemzadeh, Seyed Abdolreza Kazemeini

Pages 330-336  Full text PDF
Identification of RAPD and ISSR markers associated with flag leaf senescence under water-stressed conditions in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.)

Sana Ibrahim Milad, Lydia Elias Wahba and Mohamed Najeb Barakat

Pages 337-343  Full text PDF
Effects of Pseudomonas fluorescens and Candida famata on blue mould of citrus caused by Penicillium italicum

Fikret Demirci

Pages 344-349  Full text PDF
Responses of sulfur, nitrogen and irrigation water on Zea mays growth and nutrients uptake

M. Motior Rahman, Abdou A. Soaud, Fareed H. Al Darwih and M. Sofian-Azirun

Pages 350-360  Full text PDF