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Breeding strategies for sustainable forage and turf grass improvement

Author: Susanne Barth; Dan Milbourne
Publisher: Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, ©2013.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
Additional Physical Format: Printed edition:
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susanne Barth; Dan Milbourne
ISBN: 9789400745551 9400745559 9400745540 9789400745544
OCLC Number: 802826333
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (some color)
Contents: Part 1. Introduction: European Grasslands in the future --
What Global and/or European Agriculture Will Need from Grasslands and Grassland Breeding over the Next 10-15 Years for a Sustainable Agriculture / D. Reheul, B. de Cauwer, M. Cougnon and J. Aper. Part 2. Breeding strategies --
Marker Assisted Selection Made Cheap and Easy / H. Riday --
Genome-Wide SNP Marker Development and QTL Identification for Genomic Selection in Red Clover / S. Isobe, B. Boller, I. Klimenko, S. Kölliker and J.C. Rana, et al. --
Breeding for Resistance to Bacterial Wilt in Ryegrass: Insights into the Genetic Control of Plant Resistance and Pathogen Virulence / F. Wichmann, F. Widmer, F.-J. Vorhölter, B. Boller and R. Kölliker --
Mechanisms Utilised Within the IBERS Diploid Lolium perenne L. Forage Grass Breeding Programmes to Improve Rumen Nitrogen Use Efficiency / R.C. Hayes, M.T. Abberton and J.A. Lovatt --
Population Genetics of the Grass Self-incompatibility System--Practical Implications for Grass Breeding Programmes / C. Manzanares, B. Studer, R.C. Hayes, S. Barth and D. Thorogood --
Use of Molecular Marker Information in the Construction of Polycrosses to Enhance Yield in a Lolium perenne Breeding Programme / A. Ghesquiere, H. Muylle and J. Baert. An Analysis of Chromosome Pairing Behaviour in Newly Synthesized Alfalfa Tetraploids by Means of SSR Markers / D. Rosellini, N. Ferradini, S. Allegrucci, A. Nicolia and F. Veronesi --
Genome Constitution in Selected and Unselected Plants of F2-F4 Generations Derived from an Allotetraploid Festuca pratensis x Lolium perenne Hybrid / Z. Zwierzykowski, T. Książczyk, M. Taciak, E. Zwierzykowska and N. Jones, et al. --
Estimation of Temporal Allele Frequency Changes in Ryegrass Populations Selected for Axillary Tiller Development / G. Brazauskas, I. Pašakinskienė and T. Lübberstedt --
Understanding the Genetic Basis for Slow Plant-Mediated Proteolysis in Festulolium Hybrids / S.A. O'Donovan, A.H. Kingston-Smith and M.W. Humphreys --
Chromosomal Rearrangements in BC1 Progeny Obtained from Crosses of Tetraploid F. pratensis x L. perenne Hybrids with Tetraploid L. perenne / T. Książczyk, Z. Zwierzykowski and E. Zwierzykowska. Part 3. Novel emerging tools --
Establishing Chromosome Genomics in Forage and Turf Grasses / D. Kopecký, J. Číhalíková, J. Kopecká, J. Vrána and M. Havránková, et al. --
DArTFest DNA Array--Applications and Perspectives for Grass Genetics, Genomics and Breeding / D. Kopecký, J. Bartoš, A.J. Lukaszewski, J.H. Baird and S.R. Sandve, et al. --
Using DArT Markers in Festuca x Lolium Breeding / M. Ghesquière, J. -L. Durand, T. Bourgoin, E. Huttner and A. Kilian --
Development of an SNP Identification Pipeline for Highly Heterozygous Crops / T. Ruttink, L. Sterck, E. Vermeulen, A. Rohde and I. Roldán-Ruiz --
First Insights into the Mitochondrial Genome of Perennial Ryegrass (Lolium perenne) / K. Diekmann, T.R. Hodkinson, K.H. Wolfe and S. Barth --
Quantifying Early Vigour and Ground Cover using Digital Image Analysis / M. Cougnon, J. Verhelst, K. De Dauw and D. Reheul --
Expression of the Lolium perenne Terminal Flower 1 Gene in Alfalfa and Tobacco / N. Ferradini, A. Nicolia, F. Veronesi and D. Rosellini --
Morphological and Molecular Characterization of Branching in Red Clover (Trifolium pratense) / A. Van Minnebruggen, I. Roldan-Ruiz, J. Van Dingenen, E. Van Bockstaele and A. Rohde, et al. Part 4. Breeding towards breeding objectives --
Designing Grass Cultivars for Droughts and Floods / M.W. Humphreys, C.J.A. Macleod, W.R. Whalley, L.B. Turner and M.S. Farrell, et al. --
Variation and Heritability of [alpha]-Linolenic Acid Content and Rumen Escape Protein Fraction in Fodder Grass and Clover / J. Baert, M. Vandewalle, J. De Riek, J. De Boever and V. Fievez, et al. --
Similarities and Differences in Leaf Proteome Response to Cold Acclimation Between Festuca pratensis and Lolium perenne / A. Kosmala, A. Bocian, M. Rapacz, B. Jurczyk and Ł. Marczak, et al. --
Multi-population QTL Detection for Flowering Time, Stem Elongation and Quality Traits in Medicago truncatula / L. del Carmen Lagunes Espinoza, T. Huguet and B. Julier --
Role of the RCT1 Gene in Anthracnose Resistance in Alfalfa / B. Julier, I. Meusnier, L. Alaux, S. Flajoulot and P. Barre, et al. --
The EUCARPIA Multi-site Rust Evaluation--Results 2010 / F.X. Schubiger, J. Baert, T. Ball, B. Cagas and E. Czembor, et al. --
The Main Topics of Resistance Breeding in Grasses in the Czech Republic / B. Cagaš and M. Svobodová. Part 5. Genetic variation and adaptation --
Origins of Diploid Dactylis from the Canary Islands as Determined by DNA Sequencing / A.V. Stewart, N.W. Ellison and V.E. Martín Osorio --
Introduction and Adaptation of Cynodon L.C. Rich Species in Australia / M.C. Jewell, W.F. Anderson, D.S. Loch, I.D. Godwin and C.J. Lambrides --
Variation in Traits Associated with Carbon Sequestration for a Range of Common Amenity Grass Species / S.J. Duller, J. MacDuff, D. Allen and R. Mathews --
Suitability of Grass Species for Phytoremediation of Soils Polluted with Heavy-metals / G. Żurek, M. Pogrzeba, K. Rybka and K. Prokopiuk --
Targeting Lucerne Cultivars to Saline-soil Environments / L. Pecetti, P. Annicchiarico, L. De Rosa and S. Proietti --
Comparison of Seed Mixtures for Technical Revegetation at High Altitude / P. Spoleto, A. Tosca, G. Della Marianna, F. Gusmeroli and L. Pecetti, et al. --
Genetic Diversity for Cell Wall Digestibility in a Diverse Lolium perenne Collection / H. Muylle, C. Van Waes, F. Van Parijs, G. Obianugba and J. Baert, et al. Variability Among Accessions of Forage Vetch for Basic Agronomic and Morphological Traits under Agro-Ecological Conditions of Serbia / Z. Lugić, J. Radović, G. Sokolović, G. Jevtić and T. Vasić, et al. --
Genetic Variation of Root Characteristics and Deep Root Production in Perennial Ryegrass Cultivars Contrasting in Field Persistency / D. Sokolovic, S. Babic, J. Radovic, J. Milenkovic and Z. Lugic, et al. --
The Study of Similarities Among Medicago sativa L. Accessions / D. Knotová, J. Pelikán, T. Vymyslický and S. Raab --
Genetic Structure and Agronomic Value of Italian Lucerne Landraces: A Synopsis / P. Annicchiarico --
The Use of Genebank Accessions in the Breeding Programme of Lolium perenne / A. Ghesquiere and J. Baert --
Characterization and Evaluation of Genebank Accessions as a Pre-selection Instrument for Plant Breeding Objectives and Strategies / S. Nehrlich, E. Willner and K.J. Dehmer --
Exploitation of 'Site-Specific' Alpine Grass Germplasm for Revegetation at High Altitude / L. Pecetti, M. Romani, P. Spoleto, A. Tosca and G. Della Marianna, et al. Part 6. Agronomy/Performance and compositional analysis --
The Impact of Perennial Ryegrass Variety Throughout the Growing Season on in vitro Rumen Methane Output / P.J. Purcell, M. O' Brien, T.M. Boland, M. McEvoy and P. O'Kiely --
Origin and Yield of European Perennial Ryegrass (Lolium perenne L.) Varieties in Ireland / D. Grogan --
Yield Dynamics and Quality in White Clover and Perennial Ryegrass in the First cut of the Establishment Year / B. Ćupina, A. Mikić, {Dstrok}. Krstić, S. Antanasović and P. D'Ottavio, et al. --
Influence of Plant Growth Promoting Rhizobacteria on Alfalfa, Medicago sativa L. yield by Inoculation of a Preceding Italian Ryegrass, Lolium multiflorum Lam / D. Delić, O. Stajković-Srbinović, D. Kuzmanović, N. Rasulić and S. Maksimović, et al. --
Optimal Plant Type of Pea for Mixed Cropping with Cereals / P. Annicchiarico, P. Ruda, C. Sulas, M. Pitzalis and M. Salis, et al. --
Dry Matter Recovery and Aerobic Stability of Maize Whole-Crop, Cob and Stover Silages--Harvest Date and Cultivar Effects / Joseph P. Lynch, P. O'Kiely and E.M. Doyle. Performance of Forage Soya Bean (Glycine max) Cultivars in the Northern Balkans / V. Mihailović, A. Mikić, V. {Dstrok}or{dstrok}ević, B. Ćupina and V. Perić, et al. --
Effects of Trinexapac-Ethyl (Moddus) on Seed Yields and Its Quality of Eleven Temperate Grass Species / R. Macháč --
The Chemical Composition of a Range of Forage Grasses Grown Under Two Nitrogen Fertiliser Inputs and Harvested at Different Stages of Maturity / C. King, J. McEniry, M. Richardson and P. O'Kiely --
NIRS Calibration Strategies for the Botanical Composition of Grass-Clover Mixtures / M. Cougnon, C. Van Waes, J. Baert and D. Reheul --
Comparison of LOCAL and GLOBAL Calibration Models to Predict Ryegrass Quality Using Near Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy / G.A. Burns, T.J. Gilliland, D. Grogan and P. O'Kiely --
Grass for Biogas Production--Anaerobic Methane Production from Five Common Grassland Species at Sequential Stages of Maturity / K. O'Riordan, J. McEniry, T. Woodcock, C. King and P. O'Kiely.
Responsibility: Susanne Barth, Dan Milbourne, editors.


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