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Protocols for Pre-Field Screening of Mutants for Salt Tolerance in Rice, Wheat and Barley

Authors: Bado, S., Forster, B.P., Ghanim, A.M.A., Jankowicz-Cieslak, J., Berthold, G., Luxiang, L.

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  • Describes simple, quick and low cost methods for soil sampling and the analysis of water soluble salt content
  • Offers easy-to-follow protocols
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This book offers effective, low-cost and user-friendly protocols for the pre-field selection of salt-tolerant mutants in cereal crops. It presents simple methods for measuring soil salinity, including soil sampling and the analysis of water-soluble salts, and describes a detailed, but simple, screening test for salt tolerance in rice, wheat and barley seedlings, which uses hydroponics. The protocols are devised for use by plant breeders and can be easily accommodated into breeding practice. 

Table of contents (5 chapters)

Table of contents (5 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-7

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  • Objectives

    Pages 9-11

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  • Protocol for measuring soil salinity

    Pages 13-19

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  • Protocol for Screening for Salt Tolerance in Rice

    Pages 21-31

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  • Protocol for Screening for Salt Tolerance in Barley and Wheat

    Pages 33-37

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Buy this book

eBook  
  • ISBN 978-3-319-26590-2
  • This book is an open access book, you can download it for free on link.springer.com
Hardcover $59.99
price for USA in USD
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at +1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week). Pre-ordered printed titles are excluded from promotions.
  • Due: June 20, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-319-26588-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
Softcover $59.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-79975-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Protocols for Pre-Field Screening of Mutants for Salt Tolerance in Rice, Wheat and Barley
Authors
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
International Atomic Energy Agency
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-26590-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-26590-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-26588-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-79975-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 37
Number of Illustrations
1 b/w illustrations, 6 illustrations in colour
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