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Advances in Molecular Breeding Toward Drought and Salt by Matthew A. Jenks, Paul M. Hasegawa, Shri Mohan Jain

By Matthew A. Jenks, Paul M. Hasegawa, Shri Mohan Jain

With near-comprehensive insurance of latest advances in crop breeding for drought and salinity tension tolerance, this well timed paintings seeks to combine the newest findings approximately key organic determinants of plant rigidity tolerance with smooth crop development ideas. This quantity is exclusive simply because is offers tremendously vast insurance of present wisdom and services being utilized in drought and salt tolerance research.

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