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Breeding Corn for Water-use Efficiency May Have Just Gotten Easier

News   Nov 15, 2018 | Original story from the University of Illinois

 
Breeding Corn for Water-use Efficiency May Have Just Gotten Easier

Water-use efficiency measurements traditionally require specialized equipment, shown here, and are time consuming. Tony Studer's method speeds up the process significantly. Credit: Photo courtesy of Tony Studer, University of Illinois.

 
 
 

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