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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: Evaluation of Cp Cultivars for Yield Parameters and Disease Susceptibility in Guatemala

Location: Sugarcane Production Research

Project Number: 6030-21000-005-12
Project Type: Trust

Start Date: Dec 01, 2011
End Date: Nov 30, 2016

Objective:
Develop sugarcane clones with high sucrose-yielding disease-resistance potential for evaluation of sugar production.

Approach:
Sugarcane seedlings will be produced from high sucrose-yielding disease-resistant parental clones with wide adaptation. Superior clones with high vigor, growth and freedom from diseases will be selected and established in yield trials to identify superior sucrose producing clones.

Last Modified: 11/28/2014
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