Participatory crop improvement in high potential production system and salt-affected areas of Patiala District of Punjab State. Final Technical Report.
The farmers participatory varietal evaluation in wheat and rice was conducted for three consecutive years i.e. 1999 to 2002. The study aimed at providing farmers with alternative to their land race to enable them to break the mono-culture in these crops to avoid the risk of yield losses and enlist farmers varietal selection criteria for further breeding work.