Recurrent Divergent and Mass Selections in Maize with Physiological and Biochemical Traits: Preliminary and Projected Application

  • R. H. Hageman
  • R. J. Lambert


This manuscript was prepared for presentation at a workshop. We have intentionally included controversial and speculative points with the hope that this would stimulate discussion. Our goal has been and is to identify physiological or biochemical traits that will be useful in the selection of superior cultivars.


Nitrate Reductase Nitrate Reductase Activity Nitrate Uptake Nitrate Content Mass Selection 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. H. Hageman
    • 1
  • R. J. Lambert
    • 1
  1. 1.Crop Physiologist and Maize Breeder, respectively Agronomy DepartmentUniversity of IllinoisUrbanaUSA

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