Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Current Trends in Wheat Research

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Mahmood-ur-Rahman Ansari

Government College University, Faisalabad

PublishedMay 11th, 2022


Print ISBN978-1-83968-593-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-1-83968-595-8

Copyright year2022

Number of pages194

Current Trends in Wheat Research is an interdisciplinary book dealing with diverse topics related to recent developments in wheat research. It discusses the latest research activities in biotic and abiotic stress tolerance in wheat. The book contains chapters containing valuable information on wheat diseases, insect pests, drought stress as well as water use efficiency in wheat crops.

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1. Introductory Chapter: Current Trends in Wheat Research

By Nazia Nahid, Parwsha Zaib, Tayyaba Shaheen, Kanval Shaukat, Akmaral U. Issayeva and Mahmood-ur-Rahman Ansari

2. Breeding Wheat for Biotic Stress Resistance: Achievements, Challenges and Prospects

By Harmeet Singh Bakala, Kamalpreet Singh Mandahal, Ankita, Loveleen Kaur Sarao and Puja Srivastava

3. Insect Pest Complex of Wheat Crop

By Mirza Abdul Qayyum, Shafqat Saeed, Unsar Naeem-Ullah, Amar Matloob, Muhammad Wajid, Abou Bakar Siddique, Rumail Shahid, Hafiz Ubaid Ur Rehman Zia, Huda Bilal and Muhammad Ramzan

6. Silicon Use in the Integrated Disease Management of Wheat: Current Knowledge

By Leandro José Dallagnol, Andrea Elizabeth Román Ramos and Keilor da Rosa Dorneles

7. Stresses in Plants: Biotic and Abiotic

By Olayinka Bolaji Umar, Lawal Amudalat Ranti, Abdulbaki Shehu Abdulbaki, Abdulra’uf Lukman Bola, Abdulkareem Khadijat Abdulhamid, Murtadha Ramat Biola and Kayode Oluwagbenga Victor

8. Drought Affected Wheat Production in Bangladesh and Breeding Strategies for Drought Tolerance

By Afsana Hannan, Md. Najmol Hoque, Lutful Hassan and Arif Hasan Khan Robin



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