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Álvaro Fernández-Cuesta, Ossama Kodad, Rafel Socias i Company, and Leonardo Velasco

, there is little information on the variability in phytosterol content in almond germplasm, because the literature only provides results from analyses of commercial almond samples. For example, the analysis of a single sample of almond kernels from a

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Susana Boso Alonso, Virginia Alonso-Villaverde Pilar Gago, José L. Santiago, Mariá C. Martínez, and Emilio Rodriguez

result of their smaller values and the smaller variability within and between clones. The figures recorded may be the result of the influence of climatic conditions on the cluster (cluster size and fertility index) and must (probable alcohol content, and

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Robert R. Shortell, Stephen E. Hart, and Stacy A. Bonos

determine the amount of intraspecific variability of Kentucky bluegrass cultivars and experimental selections to sequential applications of bispyribac-sodium herbicide. Materials and Methods This experiment was conducted in 2004 and 2005 at the Rutgers

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Chase M. Straw, Rebecca A. Grubbs, Kevin A. Tucker, and Gerald M. Henry

spatial analysis and the creation of surface maps to detect variability of a given property across a field. Spatial analysis has been used extensively in agronomics to implement precision agriculture ( Emery and González, 2007 ; James and Godwin, 2003

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Enrique I. Sánchez-González, Adriana Gutiérrez-Díez, and Netzahualcóyotl Mayek-Pérez

genotypes. Therefore, the objective of this study was to assess the outcrossing rate and genetic variability in progenies of Mexican race avocado genotypes by SSR and ISSR markers, which will enable the establishment of new strategies for the conservation

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Amanda J. Hershberger, Tracie M. Jenkins, and Carol Robacker

indigenous to the southeastern United States: S. marilandica and the federally endangered Spigelia gentianoides ( Gould, 1997 ). To aid recovery of S. gentianoides , research on the genetic variability of the natural populations of this species has been

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Cyrus A. Smith, Dawn VanLeeuwen, Richard J. Heerema, Joshua D. Sherman, Mary J. Comeau, and James L. Walworth

Many factors, including variation of soil characteristics, topography, irrigation, microclimate, pests, pathogens, and weeds, may contribute to variability of tree Zn status within an orchard block. In pecan [ Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) C

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David C. Zlesak and Neil O. Anderson

by typically purchasing bulbs from multiple growers annually to ensure a salable crop during the narrow U.S. Easter lily marketing window, which is the 2 weeks before Easter ( Zlesak and Anderson, 2003 ). Variability in forced plants [e.g., days to

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Filip Jovanović, Dragica Obratov-Petković, Ivana Bjedov, Ivana Živanović, Sonja Braunović, Tatjana Ćirković-Mitrović, and Gordana Tomović

lack of clearly definable morphological characters and the presence of great variability ( Davis and Barnett, 1997 ). Delimitation of species has been mainly based on leaf characteristics (color, width, and vernation), flowering time, the number of

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Wanploy Jinagool, Lia Lamacque, Marine Delmas, Sylvain Delzon, Hervé Cochard, and Stéphane Herbette

populations ( Lamy et al., 2011 , 2014 ). The genetic variability for vulnerability to cavitation needs also to be tested on cultivated fruit trees. Such fruit trees have been subjected to different selection pressures from natural populations, and they are