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Silicon the Non-Essential Beneficial Plant Nutrient to Enhanced Drought Tolerance in Wheat

By Mukhtar Ahmed, Muhammad Asif and Aakash Goyal

Submitted: March 14th 2012Reviewed: March 29th 2012Published: April 20th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/45647

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