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1. Rhizosphere microbiomes can regulate plant drought tolerance.

Beneficial root-associated rhizospheric microbes play a key role in maintaining host plant growth and can potentially allow drought-resilient crop production. The complex interaction of root-associated microbes mainly depends on soil type, plant genotype, and soil moisture. However, drought is the...

Author(s) : Aslam, M. M.; Okal, E. J.; Idris, A. L.; Qian Zhang; Xu WeiFeng; Karanja, J. K.; Wani, S. H.; Yuan Wei

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Beijing, China

Journal article : Pedosphere 2022 Vol.32 No.1 pp.61-74

2. Some bioactive metabolites' response to long-term water stress in red cabbage.

Some biochemical compounds such as anthocyanins, phenolic compounds and antioxidants in plants are very beneficial for human health because they are known to strengthen the immune system. Many academic studies have focused on the effects of drought on the yield and morphological parameters of...

Author(s) : Erken, O.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Scientia Horticulturae 2022 Vol.293 ref.36

3. Water relations after Ca, B and Si application determine fruit physical quality in relation to aquaporins in Prunus.

As climacteric fruits, fleshy Prunus has a short ripening period and short shelf-life after harvest. Therefore, the main problem with these fruits is its physiological parameters related to the maintenance of firmness. In this work, the effects of combined foliar sprays (Ca+B and Ca+Si) on the...

Author(s) : Quirante-Moya, F.; Martinez-Alonso, A.; Lopez-Zaplana, A.; Bárzana, G.; Carvajal, M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Scientia Horticulturae 2022 Vol.293

4. Reproductive water supply is prioritized during drought in tomato.

Reproductive success largely defines the fitness of plant species. Understanding how heat and drought affect plant reproduction is thus key to predicting future plant fitness under rising global temperatures. Recent work suggests reproductive tissues are highly vulnerable to water stress in...

Author(s) : Day, B. L. H.; Carins-Murphy, M. R.; Brodribb, T. J.

Publisher : Wiley, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Plant, Cell and Environment 2022 Vol.45 No.1 pp.69-79 ref.74

5. Different characteristics in the hygroscopicity of the graded hierarchical bamboo structure.

Bamboo is mainly composed of fiber and parenchyma cells, and the gradient fiber distribution structure endows bamboo with excellent mechanical properties and improves its heterogeneity. Little is known about the real-time distribution and distribution mechanism of water on the gradient structure....

Author(s) : Yuan Jing; Chen Qi; Fei BenHua

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Industrial Crops and Products 2022 Vol.176 ref.37

6. Phosphorylation of OsABA2 at Ser197 by OsMPK1 regulates abscisic acid biosynthesis in rice.

The mitogen-activated protein kinase OsMPK1 is involved in abscisic acid (ABA) biosynthesis in rice (Oryza sativa L.). However, the underlying molecular mechanisms of OsMPK1 in regulating ABA biosynthesis are poorly understood. Here, by using yeast two-hybrid assay and firefly luciferase...

Author(s) : Zhang Gang; Shen Tao; Ren Ning; Jiang MingYi

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 2022 Vol.586 pp.68-73 ref.26

7. The carbohydrate economy of fruit trees.

Since lack of water is a commonly occurring condition in nature, plants have developed many physiological responses to help them survive periods of water stress. Most of these responses cause changes in the carbohydrate economy of the tree through reduced photosynthesis, tree growth or cropping,...

Author(s) : DeJong, T. M.

Book chapter : Concepts for understanding fruit trees 2022 pp.27-34

8. Introducing a dynamic photosynthetic model of photoinhibition, heat, and water stress in the next-generation land surface model ACASA.

More frequent, intense, and more extended droughts and heatwaves are challenging agricultural productivity and management. This study introduces a new modeling approach to represent the impact of heat and water stress on energy and mass fluxes from orchards. A photosynthesis model that explicitly...

Author(s) : Bambach, N. E.; Gilbert, M. E.; Kyaw, T. P. U.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 2022 Vol.312 ref.60

9. Atrazine uptake, translocation, bioaccumulation and biodegradation in cattail (Typha latifolia) as a function of exposure time.

The extensive use and environmental persistence of atrazine has resulted in its ubiquitous occurrence in water resources. Some reports have described atrazine bioaccumulation and biodegradation pathways in terrestrial plants, but few have done so in aquatic macrophytes. Thus, in this study, we...

Author(s) : Pérez, D. J.; Doucette, W. J.; Moore, M. T.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Chemosphere 2022 Vol.287 No.Part 1 ref.46

10. Canal delivery and irrigation scheduling optimization based on crop water demand.

Conventionally, canal water is distributed empirically regardless of soil water status at the time in irrigation districts of China, and the mismatch between the timing of water delivery and crop water demand often leads to the reduction in total production and irrigation water efficiency. In the...

Author(s) : Zhang FuQiang; He Chao; Yaqiong Fan; Hao XinMei; Kang ShaoZhong

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Agricultural Water Management 2022 Vol.260 ref.12

11. A global meta-analysis of fruit tree yield and water use efficiency under deficit irrigation.

Economical fruit trees are a kind of forest with great economic and ecological benefits, which has become an important cash source of many rural household incomes. However, the shortage of water resources has limited their development. Deficit irrigation (DI) is a novel water-saving irrigation...

Author(s) : Tong XuanYue; Wu PuTe; Liu XuFei; Zhang Lin; Zhou Wei; Wang ZhaoGuo

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Agricultural Water Management 2022 Vol.260 ref.75

12. Uncovering the roles of hemoglobins in soybean facing water stress.

Water stress drastically hinders crop yield, including soybean - one of the world's most relevant feeding crops - threatening the food security of an ever-growing global population. Hemoglobins (GLBs) are involved in water stress tolerance; however, the role they effectively play in soybean remains ...

Author(s) : Koltun, A.; Fuhrmann-Aoyagi, M. B.; Moraes, L. A. C.; Nepomuceno, A. L.; Gonçalves, L. S. A.; Mertz-Henning, L. M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Gene 2022 Vol.810 ref.112

13. Integrated effects of microbial decomposing inoculant on greenhouse gas emissions, grain yield and economic profit from paddy fields under different water regimes.

Few studies have comprehensively evaluated the impacts of microbial decomposing inoculants on greenhouse gas emissions and economic profit from paddy fields under different water regimes. Here, this study evaluated the effects of microbial decomposing inoculant treatments (straw returning without...

Author(s) : Hao Mian; Guo LiJin; Du XueZhu; Wang HongLing; Sheng Feng; Li ChengFang

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.805 ref.64

14. Exogenous hesperidin and chlorogenic acid alleviate oxidative damage induced by arsenic toxicity in Zea mays through regulating the water status, antioxidant capacity, redox balance and fatty acid composition.

Arsenic (As) toxicity is a problem that needs to be solved in terms of both human health and agricultural production in the vast majority of the world. The presence of As causes biomass loss by disrupting the balance of biochemical processes in plants and preventing growth/water absorption in the...

Author(s) : Arikan, B.; Ozfidan-Konakci, C.; Yildiztugay, E.; Zengin, G.; Alp, F. N.; Elbasan, F.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part B ref.120

15. Does wet seeding combined with Sub1 varieties increase yield in submergence prone lowlands of West Africa?

Early season flash flooding and submergence greatly impair rice production in the rainfed lowlands of West Africa. Here, rice establishment is by transplanting into puddled soil. Crops established during the early part of the rainy season are adversely affected by submergence, while delaying...

Author(s) : Devkota, K. P.; Futakuchi, K.; Mel, V. C.; Humphreys, E.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Field Crops Research 2022 Vol.276

16. Early almond harvest as a strategy for sustainable irrigation, pest and disease management.

Almonds (Prunus dulcis (Mill.) D. A. Webb) are one of the most economically important agricultural commodities in California. As production in the state continues to increase, growers seek sustainable methods to manage agricultural water use and pests that are affordable and environmentally...

Author(s) : Smith, E. E.; Brown, P. H.; Andrews, E. M.; Shackel, K. A.; Holtz, B. A.; Rivers, D. J.; Haviland, D. R.; Khalsa, S. D. S.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Scientia Horticulturae 2022 Vol.293 ref.45

17. Growth and antioxidant responses triggered by water stress in wild relatives of eggplant.

Wild relatives of eggplant (Solanum melongena) are of interest for breeding for tolerance to drought. To assess the potential of eggplant wild relatives from different gene pools, 18 accessions belonging to eggplant and eight wild relatives were evaluated for water stress tolerance. Plants grown in ...

Author(s) : Plazas, M.; González-Orenga, S.; Nguyen, H. T.; Morar, I. M.; Fita, A.; Boscaiu, M.; Prohens, J.; Vicente, O.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Scientia Horticulturae 2022 Vol.293 ref.135

18. Inter-lighting and defoliation in a soilless culture system require more dynamic water management for improving the yield-promotion effect.

Defoliation and inter-lighting affect yield and evapotranspiration. Practically, these agronomic manipulations are mainly performed on a seasonal basis. Evapotranspiration causes significant changes in the drainage volume and its electrical conductivity (EC) on a finer scale than on a seasonal...

Author(s) : Ahn TaeIn; Yang JungSeok; Park SooHyun; Lee JuYoung

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Scientia Horticulturae 2022 Vol.293 ref.43

19. A Carica papaya L. genotype with low leaf chlorophyll concentration copes successfully with soil water stress in the field.

In the context of increasing drought frequencies, water sensitive plant species need to have defined irrigation thresholds. One such species is papaya (Carica papaya L.), with a current demand for the selection of drought tolerance genotypes. The aim of this study was to evaluate the growth, leaf...

Author(s) : Ruas, K. F.; Baroni, D. F.; Souza, G. A. R. de; Bernado, W. de P.; Paixão, J. S.; Santos, G. M. dos; Filho, J. A. M.; Abreu, D. P. de; Sousa, E. F. de; Rakocevic, M.; Rodrigues, W. P.; Campostrini, E.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Scientia Horticulturae 2022 Vol.293

20. Grafting commercial cultivars of almonds on accurate rootstocks mitigates adverse effects of drought stress.

Tolerance to drought can be improved by grafting commercial varieties onto drought tolerant rootstocks. The interaction of rootstock and scion might be a mechanism for resistance to the environmental stresses such as drought in almonds. The aim of this research was to study if short-term exposure...

Author(s) : Ranjbar, A.; Imani, A.; Piri, S.; Abdoosi, V.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Scientia Horticulturae 2022 Vol.293

21. Pinus elliottii and P. elliottii x P. caribaea hybrid differently cope with combined drought and heat episodes.

Extreme climate change events, such as long periods of drought and heat waves, are predicted to increase throughout this century. Pinus species are important economic resources. However, it remains unknown the vulnerability of most species to climate change-related stresses. We aimed to compare the ...

Author(s) : Dias, M. C.; Oliveira, J. M. P. F. de; Marum Liliana; Pereira, V.; Almeida, T.; Nunes, S.; Araújo, M.; Moutinho-Pereira, J.; Correia, C. M.; Santos, C.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Industrial Crops and Products 2022 Vol.176 ref.66

22. Effects of single and combined exogenous application of abscisic acid and melatonin on cotton carbohydrate metabolism and yield under drought stress.

Drought is a major abiotic factor that adversely affects plant growth and crop productivity. Abscisic acid (ABA) and melatonin (MT) are two commonly used hormones, whose exogenous application has been shown to improve crop drought tolerance under water deficiency, when used separately; however,...

Author(s) : Hu Wei; Zhang JiPeng; Wu ZiQing; Loka, D. A.; Zhao WenQing; Chen BinLing; Wang YouHua; Meng YaLi; Zhou ZhiGuo; Gao Lurongrong

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Industrial Crops and Products 2022 Vol.176 ref.73

23. Determining water use and crop coefficients of drip-irrigated cotton in south Xinjiang of China under various irrigation amounts.

Crop evapotranspiration (ETc) and crop coefficient (Kc) can vary among various geographical locations and cultivated species. Therefore, determining regional- and species-specific crop coefficients is fundamental for rational irrigation water management. A two-year field study was conducted in...

Author(s) : Hou XiangHao; Fan JunLiang; Zhang FuCang; Hu WenHui; Yan FuLai; Xiao Chao; Li YuePeng; Cheng HouLiang

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Industrial Crops and Products 2022 Vol.176 ref.61

24. Physiological and biochemical responses of Stevia rebaudiana Bertoni to nutri-priming and foliar nutrition under water supply restrictions.

Poor germination capacity of stevia is a major problem in its cultivation. Moreover, the water restrictions stress (WRS) are negatively affected germination, growth, yield, and secondary metabolites of stevia (Stevia rebaudiana Bertoni). In the present study, three separate experiments...

Author(s) : Afshari, F.; Nakhaei, F.; Mosavi, S.; Seghatoleslami, M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Industrial Crops and Products 2022 Vol.176 ref.72

25. Grafting in cotton: a mechanistic approach for stress tolerance and sustainable development.

Grafting is a classical technique to increase plant stress resistance and yield in horticultural crops. This review takes cotton (Gossypium spp.) as an example to summarize the application of grafting in sustainable development for the following subjects: (1) cotton production, such as improving...

Author(s) : Zhang Xin; Khan Aziz; Zhou RuiYang; Liu YongSheng; Zhang BaoHong; Wang QingLian; Zhang ZhiYong

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Industrial Crops and Products 2022 Vol.175 ref.137