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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 707095, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/707095
Research Article

Photosynthetic and Canopy Characteristics of Different Varieties at the Early Elongation Stage and Their Relationships with the Cane Yield in Sugarcane

1Key Laboratory of Sugarcane Biology and Genetic Breeding, Ministry of Agriculture, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, Fuzhou 350002, China
2USDA-ARS, Sugarcane Research Laboratory, Houma, LA 70360, USA

Received 15 January 2014; Revised 28 May 2014; Accepted 5 June 2014; Published 22 June 2014

Academic Editor: Carlo Calfapietra

Copyright © 2014 Jun Luo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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