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2008 Symposium—Drought Resistance and Water-Use Efficiency: Experiments and Models
C02 Crop Physiology and Metabolism, George R. Brown Convention Center, 372F
 
Presiding: Bjorn Martin
 
8:40 AM Introductory Remarks.
 
8:45 AM Physiological Traits in Temperate Cereals to Breed New Cultivars in Water–Scarce Environments.
Richard Richards*, Greg Rebetzke, TonyCondon and John Passioura
 
9:15 AM Water Use Efficiency in Soybean – Variation, Physiological Basis, and Surrogate Traits. Hugh
J. Earl* and Alison E. Walden
 
9:45 AM Challenges of Phenotyping. Matthew Reynolds*
 
10:15 AM Break.
 
10:30 AM Root Growth Under Water Deficits: Physiological Complexity and Genetic Diversity. Robert E.
Sharp*
 
11:00 AM Assessing Impact of Trait Modification Using Crop Models. Thomas Sinclair*
 
11:30 AM Discussion.
 
11:45 AM Adjourn.
 
 
Martin and Ruth Massengale Lectureship/Div. C02 Business Meeting
C02 Crop Physiology and Metabolism, George R. Brown Convention Center, 372F
 
Presiding: Diane Rowland
 
1:00 PM Introductory Remarks.
 
1:05 PM Crop Physiology, Breeding and Yield Improvement—Ingredients for Success and Current Opportunities. Richard Richards*
 
1:35 PM C02 Business Meeting.
 
3:35 PM Adjourn.