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Volume 55 Issue 2, March-April 2015



  • CROP BREEDING & GENETICS up

    • Luciano Antonio de Oliveira, Carlos Pereira da Silva, Joel Jorge Nuvunga, Alessandra Querino Da Silva and Marcio Balestre
      Credible Intervals for Scores in the AMMI with Random Effects for Genotype
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.05.0369
      Crop Science 2015 55:465-476
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    • M. Andrea Acuña-Galindo, R. Esten Mason, Nithya K. Subramanian and Dirk B. Hays
      Meta-Analysis of Wheat QTL Regions Associated with Adaptation to Drought and Heat Stress
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2013.11.0793
      Crop Science 2015 55:477-492
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    • Nang Hseng Hom, Antje Schierholt, Christian Möllers and Heiko C. Becker
      Pollen Genotype Effects on Seed Quality Traits in Winter Oilseed Rape
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.04.0284
      Crop Science 2015 55:493-500
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    • Murari Singh, Adnan Al-Yassin and Siraj Osman Omer
      Bayesian Estimation of Genotypes Means, Precision, and Genetic Gain Due to Selection from Routinely Used Barley Trials
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.02.0111
      Crop Science 2015 55:501-513
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    • J.D. Sherman, N.K. Blake, J.M. Martin, K.D. Kephart, J. Smith, D.R. Clark, M.L. Hofland, D.K. Weaver, S.P. Lanning, H.-Y. Heo, M. Pumphrey, J. Chen and L.E. Talbert
      Agronomic Impact of a Stem Solidness Gene in Near-Isogenic Lines of Wheat
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.05.0403
      Crop Science 2015 55:514-520
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    • Steve Eichenberger, Fernando Miguez, Jode Edwards and Allen Knapp
      Changes in Kernel Filling with Selection for Grain Yield in a Maize Population
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.07.0462
      Crop Science 2015 55:521-526
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    • B. Badu-Apraku, M. A. B. Fakorede, M. Oyekunle, G. C. Yallou, K. Obeng-Antwi, A. Haruna, I. S. Usman and R.O. Akinwale
      Gains in Grain Yield of Early Maize Cultivars Developed During Three Breeding Eras under Multiple Environments
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2013.11.0783
      Crop Science 2015 55:527-539
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    • Dan Makumbi, Alpha Diallo, Fred Kanampiu, Stephen Mugo and Haron Karaya
      Agronomic Performance and Genotype × Environment Interaction of Herbicide-Resistant Maize Varieties in Eastern Africa
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.08.0593
      Crop Science 2015 55:540-555
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    • Jode W. Edwards and Massiel Orellana
      Increasing Selection Response by Bayesian Modeling of Heterogeneous Environmental Variances
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.08.0582
      Crop Science 2015 55:556-563
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    • Neha Kothari, Jane Dever, Steve Hague and Eric Hequet
      Evaluating Intraplant Cotton Fiber Variability
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.01.0077
      Crop Science 2015 55:564-570
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    • Mauricio Farias Couto, Moysés Nascimento, Antônio Teixeira do Amaral Jr., Fabyano Fonseca e Silva, Alexandre Pio Viana and Marcelo Vivas
      Eberhart and Russel’s Bayesian Method in the Selection of Popcorn Cultivars
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.07.0498
      Crop Science 2015 55:571-577
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    • Brian D. De Vries, Tessa E. Peters, Brittany J. Glaza, Leah M. Viesselmann and William F. Tracy
      Estimating the Genetic Effects Modifying Endosperm Composition in Sugary1 Maize
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.01.0084
      Crop Science 2015 55:578-588
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    • W. Shi, T. Ishimaru, R. B. Gannaban, W. Oane and S. V. K. Jagadish
      Popular Rice ( Oryza sativa L.) Cultivars Show Contrasting Responses to Heat Stress at Gametogenesis and Anthesis
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.01.0054
      Crop Science 2015 55:589-596
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    • Thomas Eckl and Hans-Peter Piepho
      Analysis of Series of Cultivar Trials with Perennial Grasses for Subdivided Target Regions
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.04.0327
      Crop Science 2015 55:597-609
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    • Beatrice E Ifie, Baffour Badu-Apraku, Vernon Gracen and Eric Y Danquah
      Genetic Analysis of Grain Yield of IITA and CIMMYT Early-Maturing Maize Inbreds under Striga -Infested and Low–Soil-Nitrogen Environments
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.07.0470
      Crop Science 2015 55:610-623
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    • Nobuhiko Oki, Kunihiko Komatsu, Masakazu Takahashi, Motoki Takahashi, Yuhi Kono and Masao Ishimoto
      Field Assessment of Resistance QTL to Common Cutworm in Soybean
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.05.0364
      Crop Science 2015 55:624-630
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    • Dario Fè, Morten Greve Pedersen, Christian S. Jensen and Just Jensen
      Genetic and Environmental Variation in a Commercial Breeding Program of Perennial Ryegrass
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.06.0441
      Crop Science 2015 55:631-640
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    • Lirui Cheng, Aiguo Yang, Caihong Jiang, Min Ren, Yu Zhang, Quanfu Feng, Shaomei Wang, Yongsheng Guan and Chenggang Luo
      Quantitative Trait Loci Mapping for Plant Height in Tobacco using Linkage and Association Mapping Methods
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.05.0404
      Crop Science 2015 55:641-647
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    • Ian Dundas, Peng Zhang, Dawn Verlin, Andreas Graner and Ken Shepherd
      Chromosome Engineering and Physical Mapping of the Thinopyrum ponticum Translocation in Wheat Carrying the Rust Resistance Gene Sr26
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.08.0590
      Crop Science 2015 55:648-657
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    • Joel Hemingway, Mehrzad Eskandari and Istvan Rajcan
      Genetic and Environmental Effects on Fatty Acid Composition in Soybeans with Potential Use in the Automotive Industry
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.06.0425
      Crop Science 2015 55:658-668
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    • Junqiong Shi, Yaqin Wang, Shuang Guo, Ling Ma, Zhongwei Wang, Xiaoyan Zhu, XianChun Sang, Yinghua Ling, Nan Wang, Fangming Zhao and Guanghua He
      Molecular Mapping and Candidate Gene Analysis of a Yellow-Green Leaf 6 ( ygl6 ) Mutant in Rice
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.07.0483
      Crop Science 2015 55:669-680
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    • Melinda K. Yerka, Andrea Watson, J. J. Toy, Galen Erickson, Jeffrey F. Pedersen and Rob Mitchell
      Yield and Forage Value of a Dual-Purpose bmr-12 Sorghum Hybrid
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.06.0437
      Crop Science 2015 55:681-687
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    • Moldir Orazaly, Pengyin Chen, Ailan Zeng and Bo Zhang
      Identification and Confirmation of Quantitative Trait Loci Associated with Soybean Seed Hardness
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.03.0219
      Crop Science 2015 55:688-694
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  • PLANT GENETIC RESOURCES up

    • Xiangyang Xu, Guihua Bai, Brett F. Carver, Kehui Zhan, Yinghua Huang and Dolores Mornhinweg
      Evaluation and Reselection of Wheat Resistance to Russian Wheat Aphid Biotype 2
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.07.0473
      Crop Science 2015 55:695-701
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    • Anne Frary, Pelin Tekin, Ibrahim Celik, Seymus Furat, Bulent Uzun and Sami Doganlar
      Morphological and Molecular Diversity in Turkish Sesame Germplasm and Core Set Selection
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.01.0048
      Crop Science 2015 55:702-711
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    • Vikas Belamkar, Alex Wenger, Scott R. Kalberer, V. Gautam Bhattacharya, William J. Blackmon and Steven B. Cannon
      Evaluation of Phenotypic Variation in a Collection of Apios americana : An Edible Tuberous Legume
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.04.0281
      Crop Science 2015 55:712-726
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    • Shen Ma and Todd C. Wehner
      Flowering Stage Resistance to Bacterial Fruit Blotch in the Watermelon Germplasm Collection
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.01.0071
      Crop Science 2015 55:727-736
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    • Anna Pucher, Ousmane Sy, Ignatius I. Angarawai, Jada Gondah, Roger Zangre, Mahamadi Ouedraogo, Moussa D. Sanogo, S. Boureima, C. Tom Hash and Bettina I.G. Haussmann
      Agro-morphological Characterization of West and Central African Pearl Millet Accessions
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.06.0450
      Crop Science 2015 55:737-748
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    • Haby Sanou, Miguel Angel Angulo-Escalante, Jorge Martínez-Herrera, Souleymane Koné, Albert Nikiema, Antoine Kalinganire, Jon Kehlet Hansen, Erik Dahl Kjær, Lars Graudal and Lene Rostgaard Nielsen
      Loss of Genetic Diversity of Jatropha curcas L. through Domestication: Implications for Its Genetic Improvement
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.02.0165
      Crop Science 2015 55:749-759
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    • Deissy Juyó, Felipe Sarmiento, María Álvarez, Helena Brochero, Christiane Gebhardt and Teresa Mosquera
      Genetic Diversity and Population Structure in Diploid Potatoes of Solanum tuberosum Group Phureja
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.07.0524
      Crop Science 2015 55:760-769
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    • Lori L. Hinze, Patrick J. Horn, Neha Kothari, Jane K. Dever, James Frelichowski, Kent D. Chapman and Richard G. Percy
      Nondestructive Measurements of Cottonseed Nutritional Trait Diversity in the U.S. National Cotton Germplasm Collection
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.04.0318
      Crop Science 2015 55:770-782
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    • Amy Jacobson, Lian Lian, Shengqiang Zhong and Rex Bernardo
      Minimal Loss of Genetic Diversity after Genomewide Selection within Biparental Maize Populations
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.10.0744
      Crop Science 2015 55:783-789
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  • GENOMICS, MOLECULAR GENETICS & BIOTECHNOLOGY up

    • A. Millie Burrell, Arun Sharma, Nikhil Y. Patil, S. Delroy Collins, William F. Anderson, William L. Rooney and Patricia E. Klein
      Sequencing of an Anthracnose-Resistant Sorghum Genotype and Mapping of a Major QTL Reveal Strong Candidate Genes for Anthracnose Resistance
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.06.0430
      Crop Science 2015 55:790-799
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    • Yu Wang, Huijun Wu, Guifang Wei, Hongyue Zhang, Yan Zhang and Xuewen Gao
      Transcriptome Profiling of hrf2 Transgenic Rapeseed Revealed Genes Related to the Defense Responses and Signaling Pathways
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.03.0174
      Crop Science 2015 55:800-810
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    • Xiangcheng Zhou, Jianzhong Lin, Yanbiao Zhou, Yuanzhu Yang, Hong Liu, Caisheng Zhang, Dongying Tang, Xiaoying Zhao, Yonghua Zhu and Xuanming Liu
      Overexpressing a Fungal CeGDH Gene Improves Nitrogen Utilization and Growth in Rice
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.03.0252
      Crop Science 2015 55:811-820
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  • BIOMEDICAL, HEALTH BENEFICIAL & NUTRITIONALLY ENHANCED PLANTS up

    • Kedar Nath Rai, Mahalingam Govindaraj, Wolfgang Helmut Pfeiffer and Aluri Sambasiva Rao
      Seed Set and Xenia Effects on Grain Iron and Zinc Density in Pearl Millet
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.04.0305
      Crop Science 2015 55:821-827
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    • A. S. K. Shunmugam, X. Liu, R. Stonehouse, B. Tar’an, K. E. Bett, A. G. Sharpe and T. D. Warkentin
      Mapping Seed Phytic Acid Concentration and Iron Bioavailability in a Pea Recombinant Inbred Line Population
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.08.0544
      Crop Science 2015 55:828-836
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  • CROP PHYSIOLOGY & METABOLISM up

    • David Jespersen, Chenping Xu and Bingru Huang
      Membrane Proteins Associated with Heat-Induced Leaf Senescence in a Cool-Season Grass Species
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.04.0335
      Crop Science 2015 55:837-850
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    • Chathurika Wijewardana, Matthew Hock, Brien Henry and K. Raja Reddy
      Screening Corn Hybrids for Cold Tolerance using Morphological Traits for Early-Season Seeding
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.07.0487
      Crop Science 2015 55:851-867
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    • Wanwan Zhu, Shoucai Ma, Gaisheng Zhang, Hongzhan Liu, Qingsong Ba, Zhikuan Li, Yulong Song, Pengfei Zhang, Na Niu and Junwei Wang
      Carbohydrate Metabolism and Gene Regulation during Anther Development Disturbed by Chemical Hybridizing Agent in Wheat
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.04.0333
      Crop Science 2015 55:868-876
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    • Bablu Sharma and Glen L. Ritchie
      High-Throughput Phenotyping of Cotton in Multiple Irrigation Environments
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.04.0310
      Crop Science 2015 55:958-969
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  • CROP ECOLOGY, MANAGEMENT & QUALITY up

    • Hafiz Mohkum Hammad, Ashfaq Ahmad, Farhat Abbas, Wajid Farhad, Bernardo Chaves Cordoba and Gerrit Hoogenboom
      Water and Nitrogen Productivity of Maize under Semiarid Environments
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2013.05.0291
      Crop Science 2015 55:877-888
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    • David A. Marburger, Shawn P. Conley, Paul D. Esker, Joseph G. Lauer and Jean-Michel Ané
      Yield Response to Crop/Genotype Rotations and Fungicide Use to Manage Fusarium -related Diseases
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.03.0201
      Crop Science 2015 55:889-898
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    • Hema S.N. Duddu, Eric N. Johnson, Robert E. Blackshaw and Steven J. Shirtliffe
      Evaluation of Seed Persistence in Cow Cockle
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.04.0334
      Crop Science 2015 55:899-909
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    • Ranae Dietzel, Meghann E. Jarchow and Matt Liebman
      Above- and Belowground Growth, Biomass, and Nitrogen Use in Maize and Reconstructed Prairie Cropping Systems
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.08.0572
      Crop Science 2015 55:910-923
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    • Adam P. Gaspar, Paul D. Mitchell and Shawn P. Conley
      Economic Risk and Profitability of Soybean Fungicide and Insecticide Seed Treatments at Reduced Seeding Rates
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.02.0114
      Crop Science 2015 55:924-933
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  • FORAGE & GRAZINGLANDS up

    • Mingkai Jiang, Benjamin S. Felzer, Bruce Hargreaves and Jien Zhang
      Improved Understanding of Climate Change Impact to Pennsylvania Dairy Pasture
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.05.0377
      Crop Science 2015 55:934-949
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    • Bruno L. Viana, Alexandre C. L. de Mello, Mário de A. Lira, Adriana Guim, José C. B. Dubeux Jr., Mércia V. F. dos Santos and Márcio V. da Cunha
      Adaptability and Stability Analysis for Selection of Elephantgrass Clones under Grazing
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.05.0406
      Crop Science 2015 55:950-957
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  • REPORTS up

    • Andrew Sharpley, Beth Guertal, Charlie Brummer and Bill Cook
      Support your Colleagues and your Journals by Reviewing Manuscripts
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2015.01.0001hr
      Crop Science 2015 55:vi-vi
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