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Tiller number and terminal drought


Moeller, C and Rebetzke, G, Tiller number and terminal drought, Ground Cover Supplement, Grains Research and Development Corporation, Australia, September-October, pp. 16-17. (2014) [Magazine Article]

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The tiller-inhibi tion (or tin) gene reduces the number of tillers produced per plant. Spring wheats with reduced tillering were first selected in Israel in the 1970s and CSIRO scientists have since mapped the gene.

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Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:wheat, tillering plasticity, tiller-inhibition gene
Research Division:Agricultural, Veterinary and Food Sciences
Research Group:Crop and pasture production
Research Field:Crop and pasture biochemistry and physiology
Objective Division:Plant Production and Plant Primary Products
Objective Group:Grains and seeds
Objective Field:Wheat
UTAS Author:Moeller, C (Dr Carina Moeller)
ID Code:96187
Year Published:2014
Deposited By:Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture
Deposited On:2014-10-22
Last Modified:2014-10-22
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