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M. DIATTA Cyril

Nationalité  : Senegalese
Niveau d’étude : PhD Student
Université : West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI)/ University of Ghana
Spécialité : Plant Breeding

Sujet de Recherche :
Development of Sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L) Moench] for Resistance to Grain Mold at Physiological Maturity using Agronomic Indicators and Quantitative Trait Loci (QTLs) 

Objectifs de recherche :

To identify farmer’s main production constraints, preferred traits and their perception on Sorghum grain mold in Senegal.

To characterize agro-morphologically the RIL population for grain mold resistance in three contrast environments.

To map QTLs underlying grain mold resistance and other agronomic important traits.

To determine heterosis and combining ability of Senegalese inbred lines for grain mold and yield components.