ISSN: 0041-3216

ISSN: 0041-3216 (Online), 0041-3216 (Print)
Volume 62 Number 2
Research Papers
Review of three onion improvement schemes in the tropics
Lesley Currah
Onion Breeding schemes in Ethiopia, Brazil and Niger are described. All used comparatively simple population improvement techniques on open-pollinated populations. Their use as models for local onion improvement in tropical countries is suggested.
Keywords: Onion; Breeding; Open-pollinated populations