Short presentations on essential plant stress issues - by Abraham Blum


Selected segments of presentations made before various conferences, seminars and classes


         Abscisic acid (ABA) is it a problem or a solution when drought stress occurs?

         Water-use-efficiency (WUE) does it enhance crop productivity under drought stress?

         Osmotic adjustment is a prime drought stress adaptive engine in support of plant production

         Use of stem reserves for grain filling under stress

         Genetic resources for drought and heat resistance

         The genetic improvement of yield potential

         A short informal history of using remote sensing in phenotyping and selection of drought and heat resistance