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Andrea L. Medina-Holguín, Sandra Micheletto, F. Omar Holguín, Jaime Rodriguez, Mary A. O'Connell, and Charles Martin

, we can expect genetic influences to have a significant effect on variability in New Mexico A. californica populations. High oil-yielding populations such as Mesilla Valley A. californica , which retain their chemical profiles through cultivation

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Fernando A. De Villena, Vincent A. Fritz, Jerry D. Cohen, and William D. Hutchison

quality, less susceptibility to herbivores/pathogens, increased therapeutic properties, and desirable agronomic, storage, and sensory characteristics ( Rosa et al., 1997 ). Our objectives were to: 1) determine if there was an effect of cabbage looper

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James W. Borrone, Cecile T. Olano, David N. Kuhn, J. Steven Brown, Raymond J. Schnell, and Helen A. Violi

variations in pollen tube growth or genetically based selective flower and fruit abscission may explain the high levels of outcrossing observed in progeny obtained from mature, marketable fruit. What effect, if any, outcrossing rate has on overall fruit yield

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Deron Caplan, Mike Dixon, and Youbin Zheng

have a dilution effect on THC, THCA, and CBGA. Although the dilution effect was apparent with increasing fertilizer rate, it did not have a substantial impact on the total per-plant yield of most cannabinoids. This was evidenced by a lack of correlation

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Fazeeda N. Hosein, Adrian M. Lennon, and Pathmanathan Umaharan

., 2010 ). Transient genetic transformation ( Fischer and Emans, 2000 ; van der Hoorn et al., 2000 ; Yasmin and Debener, 2010 ) provides a rapid means of assessing gene constructs ( Kapila et al., 1997 ; Manavella and Chan, 2009 ) compared with stable

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Bret Sparks, Gregg Munshaw, David Williams, Michael Barrett, Jeffrey Beasley, and Paul Woosley

this study proved to be just as effective for providing ample recovery from cultivation techniques. Fig. 2. Effect of planting date on kentucky bluegrass turf quality following preplant cultivation techniques averaged across years. Bars represent F

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Anna Marín, Anne Plotto, Lorena Atarés, and Amparo Chiralt

of its respiratory metabolism ( Watanabe et al., 2012 ). Although the genetic basis for the production of antifungal compounds by this bacterium has not been clearly characterized, several studies have demonstrated its ability to produce hydrogen

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Raymond J. Schnell, Cecile L. Tondo, J. Steven Brown, David N. Kuhn, Tomás Ayala-Silva, James W. Borrone, and Thomas L. Davenport

genetic backgrounds. Materials and Methods Fruit. Marketable avocados were sampled from a mature commercial orchard (Limoneira Company, Santa Paula, CA; lat. 34°18′41″ N, long. 119°08′13″ W, elev. 76.8 m). The orchard is 16.67 ha and planted with 72 rows

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Calen McKenzie, Ivette Guzman, Ciro Velasco-Cruz, and Paul W. Bosland

current lack of study of the relationship between all lutescens accessions. Previous research of lutescens mutants in Capsicum centered on describing their genetic characteristics and their association with male sterility, and comparatively little is

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Jianlin Wei, Shutian Li, Ping He, Xinpeng Xu, Deshui Tan, Yan Li, Guosheng Li, Yuesheng Guo, and Rongzong Cui

model, the optimal nutrient uptake curve of nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium can be calculated based on the boundaries between maximum nutrient accumulation and the maximum nutrient dilution ( Dobermann and Cassman, 2002 ). The QUEFTS model has been