Poster Programme

Poster Paper Programme

  • Posters will be displayed in the Foyer and in Hall D
  • Poster presenters must put their posters up on the morning of the day their poster session begins and take them down at the end of the session.
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 Poster Session:  Monday 9th April 2018 and Tuesday 10th April 2018

Abstract Submission ID Poster Board No. Title Authors
Agronomy
P154  P1 Arbuscular mycorrhizal dependency and phosphorus responsiveness of released, landraces and wild Sudanese sorghum genotypes Tilal Abdelhalim, Ramia Jannoura, Rainer Joergensen
P168  P2 Effects of silicification on the cell wall composition and digestibility by animals; a study in sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) Betewulign Adem, Rivka Elbaum, Oshry Markovich, Sameer Mabjesh
P200  P3 Exploring niches of medium-season grain sorghums in dryland areas of Nigeria- Coping strategies with impacts of climate variability Folorunso Akinseye, Hakeem Ajeigbe, Ignatius Angarawai, Ramadjita Tabo, Kunihya Ayuba, Abdulazeez Tukur
P474  P4 Use of sensor based measurements for optimizing nitrogen recommendation for dryland grain sorghum production in the central great plains, USA Sally Jones, Wilma Trujillo, Jerry Johnson
P490  P5 Emergence rates are associated with elongation of mesocotyl and coleoptiles in sorghum Bingxu Chen, Nai Wang, Ning Xu, Wenshu Yao, Miao Yu, Guishan Shi
P514  P6 Aphix™ sugarcane aphid tolerance in North America Benjamin Beyer, Brad Holzworth, Zachary Eder, Andres Encinas, Ben Adams, Barry Lubbers, Raghu Sripathi
P518  P7 Severity of fumonisin contamination in sorghum, compared to maize and millet in West Africa John Rheeder, Gordon Shephard, Liana Van der Westhuizen, Hester Vismer, Ranajit Bandyopadhyay
P522  P8 Yield response to fertilization and management technology in grain sorghum (Sorghum bicolor L. Moench) Lisandro Guillaumet, Pedro Pardo, Vicente Trucillo
Biomass, Biofuel and Bioproducts
P222  P9 Enhancing the biomass, sugar yields and harvest window for commercializing sorghum as a sustainable feedstock for sugar based and ligno-cellulosic biofuel production Ashok Kumar Are, Umakanth Akula
P374  P10 The functional properties of kafirin and quality protein maize (QPM) zein gels and films. Julia T Baloyi, Janet Taylor, John R.N Taylor
P392  P11 Identification of genomic regions associated with biofuel traits in sorghum minicore collection Lavanya Rayaprolu, Sivasubramani S, Manohar Rao D, Santosh P Deshpande, Ashok Kumar Are
P396  P12 Development of brown midrib (bmr) 6 and 12 mutant hybrid parents through marker assisted backcrossing (MABC) in sorghum Subhasini Reddy Vangala, Ashok Kumar Are, Santosh P Deshpande, Belum V S Reddy, Manohar Rao D
P398  P13 Commercialization of sweet sorghum as complimentary feedstock in different states of India Anil Kunapareddy, Jaya Kumar Jaganathan, Sunita Gorthy, Umakanth Akula, Uma Rao A, J P Singh, Ashok Kumar Are
P410  P14 Forage sorghum: a good crop for forage and fuel production in the northern Great Plains in the USA Marisol Berti, Swarup Podder, Dulan Samarappuli, Alan Peterson
P436  P15 Characterization of sweet stem sorghum genotypes for bio-ethanol production Precious Mangena, Hussein Shimelis, Mark Laing
P494  P16 New sorghum germplasm for high stalk sugar content and biomass yield Vetriventhan Mani, Hari D Upadhyaya
P546 P17 Grain sorghum for ethanol production in the state of Mato Grosso, Brazil Sandro Sponchiado, Flavio Dessaune Tardin, Robert Eugene Schaffert, Aisy Botega Baldoni Tardin
P558  P18 Quality of high biomass sorghum pellet Maria Lúcia Ferreira Simeon, Rafael Augusto da Costa Parrella, Robert Eugene Schaffert
Breeding
P22  P19 Evaluation of selected ethiopian sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] genotypes for resistance against anthracnose Kebede Dessalegn, Firew Mekbib, Tesfaye Mengiste
P32  P20 Epigenetic control of drought response in sorghum (EPICON) Jeff Dahlberg, Peggy Lemaux, Devin Coleman-Derr, Robert Hutmacher, Christer Jansson, Ronan O’Malley, Elizabeth Purdom, John Taylor, Axel Visel, John Vogel, Joy Hollingsworth, Julie Sievert
P42  P21 Assessment of farmers’ perceptions of production constraints and trait preferences of sorghum in Western Ethiopia: Implications for anthracnose resistance breeding Girma Mengistu, Shimelis Hussein, Mark Laing, Dagnachew Lule
P52  P22 Chemical and sensorial evaluation of sorghum cultivars for making good injera Glen Fox, Yohannes Nugusu, Habte Nida, Taye Tedessa, Emma Mace, David Jordan
P66  P23 Genetic gain and variability in yield and yield associated traits in sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] varieties released and advanced for dry lowlands of Ethiopia) Taye Tadesse, Tsegaye Geberemariam, Hussien Mohamed, Amare Seyoum, Adane Gebreyohannes, Amare Nega
P72 P24 Field emission – scanning electron microscopy (FE-SEM) as a method of screening sorghum lines with highly digestible protein mutation Tadesse Teferra, Joseph Awika, Bill Rooney
P78 P25 Phenotyping sorghum landraces under drought stress and tolerance related traits selection for optimizing grains yield in Sahelian zones Hamidou Falalou, Mamadou Aissata, Bacharou Falke Achirou, Maina Assane Fanna, Weltzien Rattunde Eva, Morris Geoffrey
P82 P26 Evaluation of ethiopian sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] land races and wild relatives for pre-attachment resistance mechanisms to striga [Striga hermonthica (DEL.)] Tokuma Guta, Firew Mekbib, Rich Patrick, Gebisa Ejeta
P94 P27 The interplay of oxidative stress and redox buffering in sorghum after macrophomina phaseolina infection Christopher Little, Ananda Bandara, Afsana Noor
P108 P28 Evaluation for fodder quality in sorghum RIL population and germplasm reference set in contrasting water regimes Vinutha K S, Prasad KVSV, Ravi Devulapalli, Anilkumar Vemula, Abhishek Rathore, Michael Blümmel, Santosh P Deshpande
P114 P29 Genomic dissection of anthracnose resistant response in Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench Hugo Cuevas, Clara Cruet, Louis Prom, Joseph Knoll, Lauren Stutts, Wilfred Vermerris
P124 P30 Adaptation and stability of improved sorghum varieties in East Africa – a case for regional variety release Eric Manyasa, Henry Ojulong, Mary Mgonja, Elias Letayo, Patrick Sheunda, Joseph Kibuka
P136 P31 Evaluation of effective gametocides for selective induction of male sterility in sorghum Amelework Assefa, Mark Laing, Hussein Shimelis
P144 P32 Identification of SNPs and candidate genes for shoot fly, atherigona soccata resistance in sorghum (sorghum bicolor) using genome-wide association studies (GWAS) Satyanarayana Taddi, Sivasubramani S, Polavarapu B Kavi Kishor, Hari C Sharma, Santosh P Deshpande
P164 P33 Gene expression networks underlying internode development: How different genotypes build their biomass composition and respond to pre-flowering water deficit Noemi Trabanco, Angélique Berger, Emeline Ricciuti, Lauriane Hennet, Lisa Perrier, Denis Bastianelli, Laurent Bonnal, Anne Clément-Vidal, Sylvie Jaffuel, Delphine Luquet, Nancy Terrier, Laura Rossini, David Pot, Denis Fabre
P172 P34 Caractéristique agro-morphologique de trois populations F4 de lignées recombinantes de sorgho pour la tolérance aux moisissures des grains au Sénégal Gbedie Nadre Audrey, Diatta Cyril
P190 P35 Exploring hybrid performance and the pattern of response across environments in the Ethiopian sorghum breeding program Subhasini Reddy Vangala, Ashok Kumar Are, Belum V S Reddy, Manohar Rao D
P194 P36 Integrated striga management in sorghum through resistance breeding and biocontrol in the semi-arid regions of Tanzania Emmanuel Mrema, Hussein Shimelis, Mark Laing
P198 P37 Experimental analysis of phenotypic differentiation between dry season and rainy season sorghum varieties: basis for identification of traits associated to seasonal adaptation Oberline Fokou Yemata, Abdoul-Aziz Saïdou, Bassirou Sine, Hélène I. Joly
P216 P38 Sorghum commercial research and seed production nile sun seed co. (Venture) Ibrahim N .ELzein, ELzbeir I. Mohamed
P220 P39 Introgression of shoot fly (Atherigona soccata L. Moench) resistance QTLs into elite post-rainy season sorghum varieties using marker assisted backcrossing (MABC) Sunita Gorthy, Lakshmi Narasu, Santosh P Deshpande, Hari Chand Sharma, Anil Gaddameedi, Anuradha Kotla, Ashok Kumar Are
P224 P40 Phenotypic and molecular characterization of sweet sorghum accessions for bioenergy production Michele Jorge da Silva, Maria Marta Pastina, Vander Fillipe de Souza, Robert Eugene Schaffert, Pedro Crescêncio Souza Carneiro, Roberto Willians Noda, José Eustáquio de Souza Carneiro, Cynthia Maria Borges Damasceno, Rafael Augusto da Costa Parrella
P242 P41 Deployment of unmanned aerial methods based on multi-spectral imaging for field phenotyping of sorghum growth and nutritional status in West-Africa Alain Audebert, Vincent Vadez, Baboucar Gano, Joseph Dembele, Alexis Comar, Frederic Baret, Delphine Luquet
P244 P42 Evaluation of sorghum lines for resistance to diseases and insect pests in Senegal Ibrahima Sarr, Gnilane Sene, Adama Sarr, Marietou Ly, Bonnie Pendleton, Gary Peterson, Mouhameth Camara, Saliou Bob
P254 P43 Evaluating local botanicals for control of red flour beetle,Tribolium castaneum Herbst (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) in sorghum grain in Niger Hame Abdou Kadi Kadi, Bonnie B. Pendleton
P258 P44 Advancing sorghum hybrid breeding for smallholder farmers in West Africa: Examinations of fertility restoration and combining ability in Guinea-race germplasm Moctar Kante, Fred Rattunde, Willmar Leiser, Baloua Nébié, Abdoulaye Diallo, Ibrahima Sissoko, Bocar Diallo, Abocar Touré, Ignatius Angarawai, Mary Yeye, Eva Weltzien, Bettina Haussmann
P260 P45 Breeding sorghum for shoot fly resistance Madhusudhana R, Padmaja PG, Vilas A Tonapi
P262 P46 Genetic diversity and evaluation of stay-green introgression lines of Indian post-rainy sorghums Madhusudhana R, Talwar HS, Jai Kishan, Siwesh Kumar, Vilas A Tonapi
P264 P47 Occurrence of the midge (Stenodiplosis sorghicola, Diptera: Cecidomyiidae), development cycle and resistance of different sorghum lines in Senegal Adja Thiam, Ibrahima Sarr, Omar Kandji, Ndiaga Cissé, Bonnie Pendelton, Gary Peterson, Saliou Ndiaye
P266 P48 Resistance of sorghum lines to storage insects in Senegal Fatou Welle, Ibrahima Sarr, Momar Talla Gueye, Karamoko Diarra, Bonnie Pendleton, Gary C Peterson
P270 P49 Participatory testing of high yielding, sorghum midge tolerant varieties in Burkina Faso Malick Ba, Georges Zomboudre, Laouali Karimoune
P280 P50 Factors affecting accuracy for genomic prediction in sorghum Jean Rigaud Charles, Gael Pressoir, Kebede Muleta, Geoffrey Morris
P300 P51 Analyzing the genetic diversity and architecture of sorghum pollen fertility under cold stress Andre Schaffasz, Steffen Windpassinger, Rod Snowdon, Benjamin Wittkop
P314 P52 National released rainfed sorghum variety SPV 2307 with excellent grain, roti and stover quality parameters Vikram Kalpande, Vilas Bhale, Rameshwar Ghorade, Vilas Tonapi, C Aruna, Kailash Pagire, Sunil Thawari
P324 P53 Population structure and selection signatures in the Senegalese sorghum landraces Jacques Faye, Fanna Maina, Zhenbin Hu, Cyril Diatta, Daniel Fonceka, Ndiaga Cisse, Geoffrey Morris
P372 P54 Sorghum biotoolset a supervised image analysis tool for sorghum shoot anatomical parameters quantification Sylvie Jaffuel, Marc Lartaud, Christelle Baptiste, Frederic Gatineau, Sandrine Roques, Delphine Luquet, David Pot, Jean Luc Verdeil
P380 P55 Genetic enhancement of sorghum productivity and utilization: A model breeding program for Uganda Patrick Ongom, Paul Gibson, Richard Edema, Isaac Onziga, Bruno Awio, Boris lladassi
P390 P56 Deciphering the genetic basis of hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase (HPPD)-inhibitor tolerance in grain sorghum Balaji Aravindhan Pandian, Amarnatha Reddy Vennapusa, Prasad P.V.V., Curtis Thompson, Mithila Jugulam
P426 P57 Development of a low cost, high throughput root phenotyping platform for quantifying genetic control of nodal root angle in sorghum Dinesh Joshi, Vijaya Singh, Colleen Hunt, Emma Mace, Erik van Oosterom, Richard Sulman, David Jordan, Graeme Hammer
P446 P58 Screening of policosanols in West-African sorghum cultivars Jeremie Nana, Ibingou Dibala, Mamounata Diao, Mamoudou H. Dicko
P470 P59 An agronomically important dwarfing gene, Dw1, encodesa novel component of brassinosteroid signaling, and controls the cell proliferation in internodes Takashi Sazuka, Ko Hirano, Satoko Araki-Nakamura, Kozue Ohmae-Shinohara, Mayuko Kawamura, Haruka Fujimoto, Miki Yamaguchi, Akihiro Fujii, Shigemitsu Kasuga
P472 P60 GGE biplot analysis of tannin-free photo-insensitive sorghum parental lines and their hybrid combinations for yield and resistance to grain mold in Senegal Cyril Diatta, Ousmane Aidara, Pierre Alfred Ndione, Jacques Martin Faye, Geoffrey W. Morris, Daniel Fonseka, Eric Yirenkyi Danquah, Samuel Kwame Offei, Ndiaga Cisse
P478 P61 Using Phenoarch platform to dissect the genetic and physiological control of growth and water use response to drought of African sorghum Florian Larue, Sandrine Roques, Grégory Beurier, Lauriane Rouan, Llorenç Cabrera-Bosquet, Nathalie Luchaire, Delphine Luquet
P482 P62 Developing epidemiologically-based intervention thresholds for sorghum leaf diseases in South Africa Lisa Rothmann, Markye Craven, Neal Wynne McLaren
P486 P63 Wild relatives of sorghum: The forgotten Treasure-Trove in Sudan for Striga resistance Tilal Abdelhalim, Mohammed Balla, Salma Mohamedkhair, Huda Elmansour, Tahani Elagib
P504 P64 Phenotyping sorghum lines for phosphorus efficiency Lidianne Silva, Karine da Costa Bernadino, Jurandir Vieira de Magalhães, Robert Eugene Schaffert
P506 P65 Large scale analysis of elemental composition in sorghum Kiyoshi Yamasaki, Masaru Fujimoto, Junichi Yoneda, Taichi Koshiba, Motoyuki Ishimori, Hideki Takanashi, Hiromi Kajiya-Kanegae, Hitoyoshi Iwata, Nobuhiro Tsutsumi, Tsuyoshi Tokunaga, Toru Fujiwara
P510 P66 Stability performance of post rainy sorghum hybrids Jayakumar Jaganathan, Anil Kunapareddy, Sunita Gorthy, Ashok Kumar Are
P512 P67 Selection of sorghum hybrids aiming at earliness, smaller height and high grain yield Larissa Pereira Ribeiro, Michele Jorge da Silva, Paulo Eduardo Teodoro, Aisy Botega Baldoni, Cícero Beserra de Menezes, Robert Eugene Schaffert, Flavio Dessaune Tardin
P520 P68 Sorghum Igrowth®, an innovative imidazolinone herbicides resistance technology for sorghum producers: grain and biomass YIELD DRAG study Pedro Pardo, Vicente Trucillo, Santiago Renteria, Lisandro Guillaumet
P542  P69 Sorghum grain and panicle traits of importance for varietal adoption in West Africa: Farmers’ preferences and effective methods for their selection Chiaka Diallo, Willmar Leiser, Vernon Gracen, Jean François Rami, Henry Frederick Rattunde, Baloua Nébié, Eva Weltzien Rattunde, Krista Isaacs, Michel Vaksmann, Ibrahima Sissoko, Eric Y Danquah
P430 P102 Performance of sorghum lines for agronomic and perennially traits Thabani Ndlovu, Nemera Shargie, Julia Sibiya
Feed and Forage
P320 P70 Replacing sorghum with maize: Effects on carcass characteristics and cost of rations in broiler diets Christian Mphepo, Andrews Safalaoh
P250 P71 Abrupt change of corn, millet or sorghum based-diets in broilers in Niger, West Africa Salissou Issa, Bachir Hamani, Riainatou Bada Alambedji
Food
P142 P72 Characterisation of antifungal and probiotic properties of lactic acid bacteria isolated from household fermented sorghum slurries Seth Rapoo, Richard Nyanzi, Mathoto Thaoge
P180 P73 Effect of malting period on physicochemical properties, minerals, phytate, and total phenolic content of finger millet (Eleusine coracana) varieties Henry Udeh, Kwaku Duodu, Afam Jideani
P292 P74 Natural food fortification: A potential sustainable plant food-based strategy to improve essential mineral bioavailability in African cereal-based diets Oluyimika Adetola, Johanita Kruger, Zelda White, John Taylor
P312 P75 Formulation and assessment of nutrient composition of malted sorghum based porridge for the treatment of moderate acute malnutrition Richard Kajjura, Susanna Kassier, Frederick Veldman, John Muyonga, Christine Dranzoa, John Herlache
P346 P76 Isolation, identification and purification of lactic acid bacteria from African fermented non-alcoholic cereal beverage Mmaphuti Ratau, Vincent Okudoh, Victoria Jideani
P388 P77 Protein content and bio accessibility of a non-traditionally heat treated sorghum and cowpea ready-to-eat meal formulated for 2-5 year old African children N Vilakazi, Una MacIntyre, André Oelofse, John Taylor
P416 P78 Effect of malted sorghum-based porridge on nutritional status of moderately malnourished breastfed infants and young children aged 6 to 23 months in Uganda Richard Kajjura, Veldman Frederick, Susanna Kassier
P424 P79 Use of external enzymes in improving quality of obushera made from sorghum Yusuf Byaruhanga, Patrick Muganga, Ivan Mukisa, Noble Banadda
P432 P80 The production and characterization of lipid-modified, carbohydrate-based fat replacer and its application in low calorie mayonnaise-type emulsion Humbulani Nekhudzhiga, Naushad Emmambux
P438 P81 Consumer preferred sensory attributes of sorghum stiff porridge as affected by variety and processing method Stella Mlewa, Agnes Mwangwela, Moses Maliro
P452 P82 Enhancement of the ethanol- and butanol-durability of the yeast saccharomyces cerevisiae by sorghum malt sprouts digests Lewis Ezeogu
P454 P83 An electrophoretic study of the effect of some malting conditions on the time-course development of proteinases during malting of a major Botswana sorghum cultivar Lewis Ezeogu, Gaone Mokhawa, Reginald Agu
P460 P84 Increasing the folate content of fermented cereals with lactic acid bacteria Adriana du Plessis
P480 P85 Effect of simulated in vitro gastrointestinal digestion on phenolic content and antioxidant properties of sorghum porridges Abigail Smith, Megan Bester, Gyebi Duodu
P484 P86 Process optimization and quality of injera from white, yellow or red sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) in comparison to Kuncho teff (Eragrostis tef) and its blend Loza Mengistu, Kebede Abegaz, Beruk Berhanu
P492 P87 What is a better food acceptability prediction tool; emotion profiling or hedonic rating? A case study with sorghum biscuits Khuthadzo Mukheli, Marianne Swaney Swaney-Stueve, Henrietta De Kock
P528 P88 Managing aflatoxin contents in cereals and their by-products in Senegal Eliasse Dieme, Maty Diop, Abdourahmane Diop, Aminata Diouf, Djibril Traore
P540 P89 Effect of repeated exposure to sorghum-soy composite biscuits on consumer acceptance Nomsa Chimuti, Henriette de Kock, John Taylor
P544 P90 Effect of high-digestibility high-lysine sorghum bran phenolic extracts on the viscoelasticity of a starch-protein model system Pablo Torres Aguilar, Hawi Develo, Min Li, Mario Ferruzzi, Bruce Hamaker
Food Security and Economics
P246 P91 Postharvest mechanization – Solutions for Sorghum that improve livelihoods for rural women and youth: Case study from CTI Alexandra Spieldoch
P408 P92 Analysis of sorghum and millet value chains in Senegal to improve the nutrition status of the populations Abdourahmane DIOP, Aminata DIOUF, Maty DIOP, Eliasse DIEME, Djibril TRAORE
P502 P93 Sorghum research in Sudan: past, current status and future Tahani Elagib, Tilal Abdelhalim, Adil Abdelrahim
P508  P94 Developing and marketing sorghum baked products through the incubation centre: a diagnostic study on National University of Lesotho (NUL) Pulane Nkhabutlane, Henriett L de Kock, Rosemary Kobue-Lekalake
P431 P103 Assessment of Genetic Diversity in Sorghum Germplasm Using Agro-Morphological and Nutritional Quality Traits Thulo Sejake, Nemera Shargie, Toi Tsilo, Kingston Mashingaidze
Millet
P174 P95 Impact of climate change on the cultural practices of millet HKP and adaptation strategies in West Africa Ali Malam Labo Mohamed, Sarr Benoit, Salack Seyni, Alhassane Agali, Grema Moustapha
P206 P96 Optimisation of extrusion cooking conditions to produce an instant wholegrain pearl millet porridge product Isiguzoro Onyeoziri, John Taylor, Henriëtte de Kock
P230 P97 Transferring the millet seedball technology to sorghum: Is it possible? Charles Ikenna Nwankwo, Ludger Herrmann, Hannatou Moussa, Maman K Nouri, Maman A Ali
P422 P98 Effect of malting conditions on total polyphenol content and antioxidant activity of finger millet (Eleusine coracana) flour varieties Livhuwani Justice
P440 P99 Malting quality of Zambian finger millet (Eleusine Coracana) Luke Mugode, Mackson Kaputo
P466 P100 Effects of fermentation and lactic acid acidification on phenolic content, antioxidant properties and protein quality of finger millet gruel John Lubaale, John R.N. Taylor, Gyebi Duodu
P496 P101 Nutritional composition, protein and starch digestibility of malted pearl millet flour/ Moringa composite meal Anthony Obilana

 

Poster Session:  Wednesday, 11th April 2018 and Thursday, 12th April 2018

Abstract Submission ID Poster Board No. Title Authors
Agronomy
P27  P1 Characterization of HPPD-Inhibitor-Tolerant sorghum genotypes Mithila Jugulam, Aruna Varanasi, Curtis Thompson, P.V.V. Prasad
P195  P2 Building on farmers’ knowledge to improve sorghum-cowpea systems in North Central Burkina Faso Myriam Adam, Yves Prin, Clarisse Barro Kondombo, Leandre Poda, Roger Kabore, Jean Marie Douzet, Louis Marie Raboin, Julie Dusserre, Serge Braconnier
P259  P3 Effect of fertilizers and productivity of genotypes on sweet sorghum production in the central rift valley of Ethiopia Chalachew Endalamaw
P469  P4 Long-term nitrogen and phosphorus fertilization of irrigated continuous grain sorghum Alan Schlegel, John Havlin
P477  P5 Effects of nitrogen on antioxidant enzyme activities and photosynthetic performance of sorghum under drought stress and re-watering during filling stage Yufei Zhou, Qi Wu, Xueying Ai, Zichuan Zhao, Jiao Zhang, Ruidong Huang
P483  P6 Climate variability and risk analysis of dryland and irrigated grain sorghum in the Texas high plains Lal Almas, Bonnie Pendleton, Bridget Guerrero
P497  P7 Compatible sorghum bean varieties for intercropping for sustainable production in drought-prone West Hararge, Eastern Ethiopia Bedru B. Abdi, Fekede Gemmechu, Berhanu Amsalu, Taye Tadesse, Belete Tsegaw, Azmara Yilma
P521  P8 Identification of agronomic and genetic management effects on grain sorghum yield gap (Sorghum bicolor L. Moench) Santiago Renteria, Lisandro Guillaumet, Pedro Pardo, Vicente Trucillo
P545 P9 The dynamics of tannin presence in Ethiopian landraces follows climatic cues Yemane Girma Belaineh, Tesfaye Tesso
P555  P10 Intercropping: an approach to promote released sorghum varieties in eastern Ethiopia Ketema Belete, Abduletif Ahemd, Agete Jerena, Zegeyesh Getachew
P557  P11 Identifying effective germination parameters to assess sorghum cold start potential Solomon Fekybelu, Kevin Gorham, Wayne Chesher
Biomass, Biofuel and Bioproducts
P287  P12 Sweet sorghum as a renewable feedstock for biofuel production-indian scenario Umakanth Akula, Sai Krishna Nikhil B, Gadakh S R, Nandini Nimbkar, Ashok Kumar Are, Vilas Tonapi
P289  P13 Brown midrib sorghum as a novel feedstock for lignocellulosic biofuel production Umakanth Akula, Ashok Kumar Are, Selvi B, Sai Krishna Nikhil B, Vilas Tonapi
P371  P14 Influence of sorghum stem anatomical traits on industrial biomass properties Sylvie Jaffuel, Patrick Navard, Jordi Girones, Helene Carrere, Helene Thomas, Nicolas Lemoigne, Stephane Corn, Lata Soccalingame, Marc Lartaud, Christelle Baptiste, Sandrine Roques, Denis Bastianelli, Delphine Luquet, David Pot, Jean Luc Verdeil
P393  P15 Determining the transpiration efficiency of bmr sorghum genotypes for progressive drought tolerance Sunita Gorthy, Anil Kunapareddy, Jayakumar Jaganathan, Ashok Kumar Are
P395  P16 Allelic relationship and inheritance of brown midrib trait of bmr mutants in sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench Subhasini Reddy Vangala, Ashok Kumar Are, Belum V S Reddy, Manohar Rao D
P515  P17 Genome-Wide association studies and genomic prediction with 3,000 biomass sorghum plants Motoyuki Ishimori, Hideki Takanashi, Masaru Fujimoto, Hiromi Kajiya-Kanegae, Junichi Yoneda, Kentaro Yano, Tsuyoshi Tokunaga, Nobuhiro Tsutsumi, Hiroyoshi Iwata
P529  P18 Sorghum in Brazil: market perspectives for uses in food, feed, and biomass for soil conditioning and bioenergy Frederico Ozanan Machado Duraes, Cícero Beserra Menezes, José Avelino Santos Rodrigues, Rafael Parrella, Robert Eugene Schaffert, Flávio Dessaune Tardin, Valéria Aparecida Vieira Queiroz, Sara de Almeida Rios
Breeding
P29  P19 Characterization of Ethiopian sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L) Moench] germplasm collection for drought adaptation traits associated with roots Temesgen Matiwes, Kassahun Bisetegn, David Jordan, Emma Mace, Colleen Hunt, Andrew Borrell
P35  P20 Implementing next generation marker sequencing technologies in Ethiopian sorghum breeding programs Habte Nida, Taye Tadesse, Amare Seyoume, Emma Mace, David Jordan
P39  P21 Promising new accessions to improve drought adaptation in sorghum in West Africa Eyanawa Akata Atchozou, Jacques Martin Faye, Bassirou Sine, Fanna Maina, Niaba Teme, Geoffrey P. Morris, Ndiaga Cisse
P43  P22 Genetic variability and characters association of hararghe sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] genotypes for grain yield, yield components, grain and nutritional quality Alemnesh Jebessa, Firew Mekbib, Tesfaye Tesso
P77  P23 Genetic variability and associated traits for grain mold resistance among sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.)) accessions in Ethiopia Chemeda Birhanu, Sentayehu Alamerew, Dagnachew Lule, Tesfaye Tesso
P83  P24 Identification of quantitative trait loci (QTLs) underlying resistance to grain mold and other agronomic traits in sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L) Moench] Cyril Diatta, Daniel Fonceka, Geoffrey Morris, Samuel K. Offei, Eric Y. Danquah, Jean F. Rami, Ndiaga Cisse
P85  P25 Combining ability, heterosis and heritability analyses for yield and yield-related traits in medium-maturing sorghumgenotypes Solomon Assefa Derese, Hussein Shimelis, Mark Laing, Fentahum Mengistu
P87  P26 Utilising genome editing to increase sorghum productivity for the 21st century Basam Tabet, Yuri Trusov, Jimmy Botella, Ian Godwin
P121  P27 Weighted geometric mean index to identify drought tolerant post-rainy sorghum [Sorghum bicolour (L.) Moench] lines Mohan Samdur, Kuldeep Kumar Sharma, Harvinder Singh Talwar, Vilas Tonapi, Parashuram Patroti, Maruchamuthu Elangovan, Yashawant Kshirsagar
P125  P28 Screening sorghum cultivars for tolerance/resistance to midge (Stenodiplosis sorghicola) in East Africa Eric Manyasa, Henry Ojulong, Mary Mgonja, Seperatus Kamuntu, Joseph Kibuka, Daniel Otwani, Patrick Sheunda
P129  P29 Natural and induced genetic variation for protein digestibility in Sorghum grain Elisabeth Diatta, Eli Hugghis, Addie Thompson, Khalil Kane, Ndiaga Cisse, Mitchell Tuinstra, Clifford Weil
P143  P30 Physiological responses of sorghum genotypes under salinity stress Sarita .Devi, Satpal ., H.S. Talwar, N Kumar, Pummy Kumari, S.K. Pahuja
P145  P31 Genetic enhancement of shoot-fly resistance and drought tolerance in sorghum bicolor Manasa KG, Vijay Kumar KV, Sivasubramani S, Enghwa NG, Santosh P Deshpande
P153  P32 Evaluation of CGMS based hybrids for pollen fertility in Sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] Gopal Narkhede, Shivaji Mehtre, Siva Subramani, Santosh Deshpande
P171  P33 Fitness of F1/F2 hybrids between cultivated and wild-weedy sorghum to establish crop genes persistence in the wild Henry Ojulong, Mary Mgonja, Stephen Mwangi, Eric Manyasa, Hari Upadhyaya, Elijah Muange
P190  P34 Exploring hybrid performance and the pattern of response across environments in the Ethiopian sorghum breeding program Yohannes Fekadu, Habte Nida, Taye Tadasse, Adane Gebreyohannes, Sewmehon Siraw, Colleen Hunt, David Jordan, Alison Kelly
P219  P35 Differential expression of genes associated with nitrogen use efficiency (NUE) under low N conditions in Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench) Srikanth B, Romana K, Das R, Rathore A, Chander G, Deshpande S, Gupta R
P223  P36 Exploring sorghum landraces resources for micronutrient (iron and zinc) genetic biofortification Ignatius Angarawai, Nebie Baloua, Mary Yeye, Abubakar Lawali, Hakeem Ajeigbe
P227  P37 A major sorghum fertility restoration locus (Rf2) on A1 cytoplasm encodes a PPR gene Madhusudhana R, Praveen M, Anurag M Uttam, Vilas A Tonapi
P231  P38 Traditional control of striga hermonthica in Niger Ousseini Ardaly Abdou, Aissata Mamadou, Geoff Morris
P239  P39 Evaluation of diverse germplasm of sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] for improved productivity and resource use efficiency Kirandeep Romana, Srikanth Bollam, Roma Das, Abhishek Rathore, Girish Chander, Santosh Deshpande, Rajeev Gupta
P253  P40 Development of biotic stress-resistant sorghum cultivars for Niger and Senegal Bonnie Pendleton, Gary Peterson, Hame Abdou Kadi Kadi, Ibrahima Sarr, Aissata Mamoudou Ibrahim, Soumana Souley
P281  P41 Newly developed melanaphis resistant sorghum lines in Haiti show a strong selective sweep at a locus on chromosome 6 collocated with the known RMSE1 gene Jean Rigaud Charles, Gael Pressoir, Kebede Muleta, Geoffrey Morris
P285  P42 Population genomics of sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) across diverse agroclimatic zones of Niger Fanna Maina, Sophie Bouchet, Sandeep Marla, Zhenbin Hu, Jianan Wang, Aissata Mamadou, Magagi Abdou, Abdoul-Aziz Saïdou, Geoffrey Morris
P311  P43 Developing sugarcane aphid resistant germplasm in the United States Gary Peterson, Mark Stelter, Scott Armstrong, Bonnie Pendleton
P321  P44 On-Farm sorghum diversity and varietal erosion in Burkina Faso Clarisse Pulchérie Kondombo, Jacques Chantereau, Albert Barro
P325  P45 Sorgit: a collaborative tool to improve the quality of the information on sorghum genetic resources Léo Valette, Christian Leclerc, Monique Deu, David Pot, Armel Donkpegan, Concetta Burgarella, Jean-Francois Rami
P329  P46 Building resilient sorghum seed systems in semi-arid areas of Zimbabwe through partnerships Martin Moyo, Thabani Dube, Conrand Murendo, Kizito Mazvimavi
P331  P47 Interaction between sorghum genotypes and common food processing methods, and its relationship with kafirin composition Dilooshi Weerasooriya, Scott Bean, Yohannes Nigusu, Taye Tadesse, Getachew Ayana, Tesfaye Tesso
P365  P48 Participatory gender analysis of sorghum production in major sorghum growing areas of Ethiopia Yeshi Chiche, Daniel Desta, Dessalegn Getu, Alemnesh Bekele, Bayisa Gedefa, Afework Hagos, Kira Everhart-Valentin, Selamawit Markos, Getachew Ayana
P389  P49 Genome-wide association study of temporal response to cold stress in sorghum bicolor Erica Agnew, Greg Ziegler, Scott Lee, Ivan Baxter, Nadia Shakoor, Todd Mockler
P391  P50 Parental evaluation of the sorghum test genotypes for expression of resistance against shoot fly based on morphological, biochemical and molecular studies Naveen Arora, S P Mishra, Hari C Sharma, Rabinder Sohu, Santosh P Deshpande, Ashok Kumar Are
P395 P51 Allelic relationship and inheritance of brown midrib trait of bmr mutants in sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench Subhasini Reddy Vangala, Ashok Kumar Are, Belum V S Reddy, Manohar Rao D
P397  P52 Characterization of post rainy sorghum for cold tolerance in control environment using agronomical and pollen viability traits Anil Gaddameedi, Rahul Phuke, Kavi Kishor P B, Anuradha Kotla, Sunita Gorthy, Ashok Kumar Are
P405  P53 Sorghum’s wild relatives: Australia as a resource for novel germplasm Ros Gleadow, Max Cowan, Cecilia Blomstedt, Sally Norton
P427  P54 Assessment of genetic variability for grain micronutrient contents in sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] for Biofortification Hariprasanna K., Venkateswarlu R., Niharika G., Manasa K., Suresh P., Dinesh A., Chetankumar B., Rajendrakumar P., Ratnavathi C.V., Vilas A. Tonapi
P435  P55 Linkage disequilibrium and population structure in grain sorghum inbred lines using SNP markers Karla Silva, Cicero Menezes, Claudia Guimarães, Leonardo Pimentel, Maria Pastina, Robert Schaffert, Aluízio Oliveira, Jurandir Magalhães
P439  P56 Developing epidemiologically-based intervention thresholds for sorghum leaf diseases in South Africa Lisa Ann Rothmann, Maryke Craven, Neal Wynne McLaren
P443  P57 Mapping of QTLs associated with awn length in sorghum Hideki Takanashi, Kajiya-Kanegae Hiromi, Motoyuki Ishimori, Kentaro Yano, Norikazu Ohnishi, Toru Fujiwara, Hiroyoshi Iwata, Wataru Sakamoto, Nobuhiro Tsutsumi
P493  P58 From seed to selection: tools for quick and cost-effective genomic prediction in sorghum Sarah Jensen, Punna Ramu, Xiaoyun Wang, Jing Wu, Jean Rigaud Charles, Kebede Muleta, Geoffrey Morris, Gael Pressior, Edward Buckler, Guillaume Ramstein
P503  P59 Exploiting the untapped genetic variability of Ethiopian sorghum genotypes for resistance breeding for anthracnose colletotrichum sublineolum Moges Yirsaw, Tesfaye Mengiste, Getachew Hordofa, Taye Mendaye
P507  P60 Genetic association of source and sink relationships in sorghum Anuj Chiluwal, Ramasamy Perumal, Raju Bheemanahalli, David Sebela, Geoffrey Morris, Krishna Jagadish S.V.
P517  P61 Evaluating a principal component and multiple linear regression approach to explain the effect of South African sorghum cultivar physical and chemical properties on decortication efficiency for a dimo’s labtronics 17810 laboratory barley pearler Corinda Erasmus, Ben van der Linde, Hannalien Meyer, Wiana Louw
P527  P62 Evaluation of photoperiodic insensitive white-grained and tannin-free sorghum inbred lines for yield and resistance to grain mold in Senegal Cyril Diatta, Kader Aidara, Khalil Kane, Aminata collé Diouf, Ousmane Aidara, Jacques Martin Faye, Elisabeth Diatta, Cliff Weil, Mitch Tuinstra, Ndiaga Cissé
P533  P63 Identification and mapping of anthracnose resistance genes in sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench]. Xiaochen Xu, Tesfaye Mengiste, Gebisa Ejeta
P543  P64 Selection strategies for improving grain yield and related traits under P-deficiency field conditions in Mali Chiaka Diallo, Willmar Leiser, Vernon Gracen, Aboubacar Touré, Jean François Rami, Henry Frederick Rattunde, Eric Y Danquah, Baptiste Guitton, Baloua Nébié, Daniel K Dzidzienyo, Eva Weltzien Rattunde, Michel Vaksmann, Niaba Témé, Pangirayi B Tongoona
Feed and Forage
P65  P65 Stover and grain potential of two Nigerien sorghum cultivars with bmr 12 and 6 genes Ousmane Seyni Diakite, Teme Niaba, Tuinstra Mitchell
Food
P25  P66 New methods to measure insoluble and soluble starch in sorghum products that will aid processing Gillian Eggleston, Marsha Cole
P303  P67 High levels of aspergillus metabolites in namibian open-market vended sorghum malt, pearl millet and the traditional fermented beverage, Oshikundu Jane Misihairabgwi, Anthony Ishola, Isaac Quaye, Michael Sulyok, Rudolf Krska
P327  P68 Effect of nutrition education and malted sorghum based porridge supplementation on mothers’ knowledge, feeding, sanitation, and hygiene practices of infants and young children with moderate acute malnutrition Richard Kajjura, Susanna Kassier Kassier, Frederick Veldman, Hedwig Acham
P381  P69 Mothers’ perception and experience in using malted sorghum based porridge versus fortified soy corn blend to treat infants and young children with moderate acute malnutrition in Uganda Richard Kajjura, Susanna Kassier, Frederick Veldman, Stella Neema
P407  P70 Development of instant flours made from local Senegalese products by extrusion cooking Maty Diop, Eliasse Diémé, Abdourahmane Diop, Aminata Diouf, Djibril Traoré
P409  P71 Pre-isolation treatment of red sorghum with hydrogen peroxide its influence on wet-milling characteristics and starch quality Nana Baah Pepra-Ameyaw, Gale Strasburg, Perry K W Ng
P441  P72 Effect of stearic acid addition and extrusion cooking on the properties of maize starch Emmanuel Panyoo Akdowa, Naushad Emmambux
P455  P73 Effect of maize starch modification with sorghum bran phenolic extract under alkaline conditions on pasting and thermal properties Adekanmi Oladele, Naushad Emmambux, Gyebi Duodu
P457  P74 Increasing sorghum utilization and marketability through food product development Samuel Mwangi Wambugu
P467  P74 Effect of extrusion cooking on phenolic content, antioxidant properties and Beta-Carotene Bio-accessibility of sorghum porridge fortified with orange flesh sweet potato flour Rudo Maneya, Gyebi Duodu
P481  P76 Effect of decortication and cooking on phenolic content and antioxidant properties of non-tannin and tannin sorghum types Goodman Andile Mdluli, Henriette De Kock, John Taylor, Gyebi Duodu
P489  P78 Effects of different souring methods on phytate reduction and in vitro iron and zinc bioaccessibility in non-alcoholic beverages from sorghum, amaranth and their composite flour Adeyemi Adeyanju, John R.N. Taylor, Johanita Kruger, Gyebi Duodu
P495  P79 Development of a micro-scale screening method to evaluate mixing properties of sorghum-wheat composite dough Koya Ange Pamela Dovi, Vicky Solah, John R.N. Taylor, Jennifer Dang, Stuart K. Johnson
P509  P80 Phytate reduction of sorghum to increase iron and zinc bioavailability – genetic modification vs fermentation Johanita Kruger, Andre Oelofse, Bo Lönnderdal, John Taylor
P519  P81 The effect of dough resting time on thermal properties and texture of sorghum-soy (70:30) dough and biscuits Josephine Baloyi, Mohammed Emmambux, H.L deKock
P541  P82 Managing aflatoxin contents in cereals and their byproducts in Senegal Eliasse DIEME, Maty DIOP, ABdourahmane DIOP, Aminata DIOUF, Djibril TRAORE
Food Security and Economics
P411  P83 Development of agriculture grain hubs in Senegal Megan Wall, Laurent Gomis
P419  P84 Effectiveness of sorghum open pollinated varieties (SOPVs) in promoting resilience to food security and climate change adaptation Lloyd Mbulwe
P471  P85 Strengthening the seed delivery system for enhanced adoption of improved sorghum varieties among smallholder farmers in Zambia and Mozambique Graybill Munkombwe, Dickson Nguni, Joaquim Mutaliano
P513  P86 The concept of ‘Food Yield’: Sorghum grain yield from a user’s perspective Eva Weltzien, Krista IIsaacs, Mamourou Sidibe, Salimata Sidibe, Marjolein Smit-Mwanamwing, Vera Lugutuah, Bocar Diallo, Abdoulaye Diallo, Baloua Nebie, Chiaka Diallo, Aboubacar Toure, Fred Rattunde
Millets
P213  P87 Food-to-food fortification of pearl millet porridge with local African plant foodstuffs can increase iron and zinc bioaccessibilities Renee van der Merwe, Johanita Kruger, John R.N. Taylor
P217  P88 Preliminary evaluation of the agronomic potential of finger millet (Eleusine coracana) at semi-arid location in South Africa Dorcus Maja, Eastone Gwata, Nemera Shargie
P277  P89 Native African plant materials modify bioavailability of provitamin A carotenoids from blended millet products as assessed by in-vitro digestion coupled with Caco-2 cell culture model Hawi Debelo, Cheikh Ndiaye, Bruce Hamaker, Mario Ferruzzi
P377  P90 Physical and functional properties of some pearl millet cultivars Helen Agu, Mamudu Badau, Victoria Jideani
P447  P91 Assessment of mineral contents in finger millet flours fortified with zinc oxide Shonisani Eugenia Ramashia, Afam. I.O Jideani, Eastonce Tend Gwata, Stephen Meddows
P451  P92 Effects of cooking methods on volatile compounds of foxtail millet Jihong Wu
P491 P93 Effect of malting on the phenolic compounds and antioxidant activity of finger millet (Eleusine coracana L. Gaertn) varieties Henry Udeh, Kwaku Duodu, Afam Jideani
P505  P94 Feed moisture optimization of instant pearl millet flour quality using a single screw extruder Emmanuel Ayua, Smith Nkhata, Osvaldo Campanella, Bruce Hamaker
P525  P95 A review on selected whole grain cereals: sorghum, millet and fonio Aminata Diouf, Abdourahmane Diop, Maty Diop, Eliasse Dieme, Djibril Traore
P539  P96 Insights to the delayed gastric emptying rate and slow digestibility of pearl millet couscous Anna Hayes, Mario Martinez, Clay Swackhamer, Yamile Mennah-Govela, Gail Bornhorst, Bruce Hamaker