Breeding crops that do better under water stress

Moisture stress studies in different chickpea types
J. Kumar1N. Dhiman2, S.S. Yadav1, Jens Berger3, Neil C. Turner3,4 and Dhirendra Singh2

Two New Food Hull-Less Barley Varieties For Rainfed In Egypt
A.A. EL-Sayed1, R.A. Abo El-Enein, A.S. El-Gamal1, A.A. El-Sherbiny1, M.A. El-Moselhy1, M.A. Megahed1, A.A. El-Hag1, A.M.O. El-Bawab1, M.T. Abdelhamid1, K.A. Amer1, R.A. Rizk2, S. Grando3, M.A. Said1, H.A. Ashmawy1, S.I. Abaas1, M.Z. Shendy1and M.I El-Hawary1

Amalgamation of drought adaptation and high productivity in arid zone pearl millet (Pennisetum glaucum)
O.P. Yadav1, Fran R. Bidinger2, C.T. Hash2 and Rachid Serraj2

Screening for late season drought tolerance in wheat genotypes grown in Iran
Goodarz Najafian1, Akbar Ghandi2 and Hassan Abdi3

Improving water use efficiency and drought tolerance in groundnut by trait based breeding programmes in India
M.S. Basu1 and P. C. Nautiyal2

Enhancing Water Productivity in Irrigated Rice
Parminder Virk1, Sant S. Virmani2, V. Lopena and R. Cabangon

Adaptation of photosynthetic components of chickpea to water stress
P.S. Basu, Masood Ali and S.K. Chaturvedi

Wild Helianthus anomalus and H. deserticola from the Desert Southwest USA: a Potential Source of Stress Genes for Cultivated Sunflower
Gerald J. Seiler

Genetics for Improving Crop Water Use Efficiency
Zhengbin Zhang1, Ping Xu1 and Jizeng Jia2

Increasing crop-water productivity through genetic improvement for tolerance to water stresses in maize (Zea mays L.)
Pervez H. Zaidi1, Ganesan Srinivasan2 and N.N. Singh1

Recent Advances in the Marker-Assisted Selection for Drought Tolerance in Pearl Millet
Rachid Serraj1, C.T. Hash1, Rattan S. Yadav2 and Fran R. Bidinger1

A Midwestern USA Perspective on Water Use Efficiency and Drought Tolerance in the Soybean
Author: James E. Specht1

Developing high yielding wheat for water limited environments in northern Australia
John T. Christopher1, Andrew K. Borrell2, A.M. Manschadi3, Graeme Hammer3 and Scott Chapman4

Differences in drought avoidance root characteristics among several millet species
Walter Zegada-Lizarazu and Morio Iijima

Heritability of Drought–Resistance Traits in Peanut
Alan Cruickshank1, Arnaud Dowkiw12, Graeme Wright1, NageswaraRao C. Rachaputi1 and Shyam Nigam3

Morpho-agronomical variation among diverse lentil genotypes under rainfed environments in Nepal
R Shrestha1, 2, K.H.M. Siddique1, David W. Turner2 and Neil C. Turner1, 3

Enhancing adaptation of large-seeded kabuli chickpea to drought prone environments
S.S. Yadav1, J. Kumar1, Neil C. Turner2, F.J. Muehlbauer3, E.J. Knights4, Bob Redden5, David McNeil5 and Jens Berger6

Genotypic differences for drought resistance in Lablab purpureus L.
Cristine Hall1 and B.P. Naidu1,2

Genotypic variation in tropical maize for growth maintenance under drought.
Claude Welcker1, Jean-Marcel Ribaut2, Bertrand Muller1 and François Tardieu1

Identification of drought tolerant sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam) cultivars
Prabawardani Saraswati 1, Mark Johnston2, Ross Coventry1 and Joseph Holtum1

Effect of Drought Tolerance on Preharvest Aflatoxin Contamination in Peanut
C. C. Holbrook, B. Z. Guo, D. M. Wilson, and C. K. Kvien.