HomeInternational Rice Research Notesvol. 23 no. 2 (1998)

TNRH16: a salt tolerant rice hybrid

A. J. Ali | M. Rangaswamy | R. Rajagopalan | S.e.n. Mohamed | T.s. Manickam

Discipline: Agriculture

 

Abstract:

Among abiotic stresses, salinity alkalinity is the major constraint to yield in rice. Experience in other crops indicates that hybrids perform better than varieties under adverse growing conditions. A study was therefore made to evaluate hybrids involving salt tolerant parental lines.