African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6849

Full Length Research Paper

Seedling and adult plant resistance to leaf rust in some Egyptian wheat genotypes

Minaas E. Sallam
  • Minaas E. Sallam
  • Wheat Diseases Research Department, Plant Pathology Research Institute, Agricultural Research Center, Giza, Egypt.
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Walid M. El-Orabey
  • Walid M. El-Orabey
  • Wheat Diseases Research Department, Plant Pathology Research Institute, Agricultural Research Center, Giza, Egypt.
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Reda I. Omara
  • Reda I. Omara
  • Wheat Diseases Research Department, Plant Pathology Research Institute, Agricultural Research Center, Giza, Egypt.
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  •  Received: 19 August 2015
  •  Accepted: 09 October 2015
  •  Published: 28 January 2016

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