Combining Ability and Heterosis of Vegetative, Generative, and Yield Potential Characters of Physic Nut (Jatropha curcas L.) using Diallel Analysis

Estate Crops News – General Combining Ability (GCA) and Specific Combining Ability (SCA) are important in creating high yielding varieties. A parent having high GCA is appropriate to produce synthetic or composite varieties, while high SCA is to produce hybrid.

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Prediction Model of Moisture , Fat, and Free Fatty Acid Content of Physic Nut (Jatropha curcas L.)

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Physic nut is a potential source of biodiesel. It is high in fat content, above 40% and has not been usesed for other purposes. Moisture, free fatty acid, and fat content are the chemical compounds and determinant factor for physic nut seed quality. The objective of this study was to develop […]

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