Results for pages tagged with "drought tolerance"

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  • 2012
  • November

Guar beans can serve as alternative crop

Guar is a drought-tolerant legume that was introduced into the United States from India in 1903. Guar (Hindi for "cow food") is an upright, coarse-growing summer annual legume known for its drought tolerance once established.
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Plant Transformation and Genome Editing

Plant transformation concerns the transfer of one or more genes into the genome of a plant to create novel germplasm having traits (or attributes) that were otherwise unavailable. Genome editing is...
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  • 2019
  • August 2019

More Efficient Plants Ahead, Thanks to Genomic Technologies

Genomic technologies make it possible to tap into a plant’s natural abilities to grow more efficiently in drought, nutrient-limited environments and other challenging circumstances.