I= RESPONSE TO SI FAMILY SELECTION FOR GRAIN AND FODDER YIELD CHARACTERISTICS IN TWO MAIZE (ZEA MAYS L.) POPULATIONS
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Title of Thesis
RESPONSE TO SI FAMILY SELECTION FOR GRAIN AND FODDER YIELD CHARACTERISTICS IN TWO MAIZE (ZEA MAYS L.) POPULATIONS

Author(s)
Muhammad Jawad Asghar
Institute/University/Department Details
Department Of Breeding & Genetics/ University Of Agriculture, Faisalabad
Session
2004
Subject
Breeding & Genetics
Number of Pages
252
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
seedling vigour, seedling traits, grain yield, fodder yield, si family, maize (zea mays l.)

Abstract
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S. No. Chapter Title of the Chapters Page Size (KB)
1 0 Contents
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2 1 General Introduction 1
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3 2 Literature Review 7
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  2.1 Population Improvement 10
  2.2 Seedling Vigour 17
  2.3 Seedling Traits 19
  2.4 Selection Criterion 25
  2.5 Grain Yield And Its Components 28
  2.6 Fodder Yield And Its Components 34
  2.7 Simultaneous Improvement Of Grain And Fodder Yields 38
  2.8 Correlated Response 39
4 3 General Methodology 43
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5 4 Seedling Experiment 47
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  4.1 Introduction 48
  4.2 Methodology 50
  4.3 Results And Discussion 59
6 5 Field Experiment-1 84
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  5.1 Introduction 85
  5.2 Methodology 87
  5.3 Results And Discussion 92
7 6 Field Experiment-2 122
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  6.1 Introduction 123
  6.2 Methodology 125
  6.3 Results And Discussion 127
8 7 Genetic Analyses Across Experiments 152
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  7.1 Correlations Coefficients 152
  7.2 Correlation Responses 158
  7.3 Simultaneous Improvement Of Grain And Fodder Yields 164
9 8 Over All Performance Of Populations 166
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10 9 Summary 168
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11 10 Literature Cited 173
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12 11 Appendices 203
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