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International Workshop on Sorghum Stem Borers

Authors: 
International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics
Book
Publication Year: 
1989
Publisher Details: 
International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics ; Patancheru 502324, Andhra Pradesh, India
ISBN: 
92-9066-145-3
Report/Series/Bulletin Name: 
Sorghum stem borers : proceedings of an International Workshop, ICRISAT Center, Hyderabad, India, 17-20 Nov 1987. / International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics
Report/series/Bulletin Number: 
15

 

Expression of antixenosis and antibiosis components of resistance to spotted stem borer Chilo partellus in sorghum under greenhouse conditions

Authors: 
Kumar, V.K.,( V. Kishore Kumar ) ; Sharma, H.C. ; Reddy, K.D.,( K. Dharma Reddy )
Journal
Journal Title: 
Journal of SAT Agricultural Research
Journal Volume: 
3
Journal Issue: 
1
Journal Pagination: 
4pp.
Journal year: 
2007

Host plant resistance to insects in sorghum: present status and need for future research

Authors: 
Sharma, H.C. ; Singh, B.U.( editor ) ; Sharma, K.K. ; Hash, C.T. ; Pampapathy, G. ; Venkateswaran, K. ; Folkertsma, R.T. ; Reddy, B.V.S.,( Belum V. S. Reddy ) ; Dhillon, M.K.,( Mukesh K. Dhillon )
Journal
Journal Title: 
Journal of SAT Agricultural Research
Journal Volume: 
1
Journal Issue: 
4
Journal Pagination: 
8
Journal year: 
2005

Research on the identification of sources of resistance to insect pests of sorghum (i.e.cytoplasmic male sterile lines and wild relatives), and on the improvement and induction of insect pest resistance in sorghum by marker-assisted selection and genetic engineering is summarized. Future prospects are mentioned.

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