a journal devoted to maize and allied species


is dedicated to publishing high-quality original research, review articles (technical and non), short communications, and case studies in the field of genetics, genomics, molecular biology, biochemistry, chemistry, physiology, breeding, and agronomy of maize and related species.

Latest Pubblications

Characterizing corn hybrids (Zea mays L) for water shortage by principal components analysis
Paula de Souza Guimarães1*, Cristiani S Bernini1, Fernanda KJV Pedroso1, Maria EAGZ Paterniani2
1Pós-Graduação em Agricultura Tropical e Subtropical, Instituto Agronômico (IAC), Caixa Postal 28, 13001-970, Campinas, São Paulo, Brasil
2Centro de Grãos e Fibras, Instituto Agronômico (IAC), Caixa Postal 28, 13001-970, Campinas, São Paulo, Brasil
*Corresponding author: E-mail:
Maydica 59.1 pp72-79
Source and rate of nitrogen application influence agronomic N-use efficiency and harvest index in maize (Zea mays L) genotypes
1Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Crop Production Sciences, The University of Agriculture, Peshawar, Pakistan
*Corresponding author: E-mail:
Maydica 59.1 pp80-89
Bt transgenes minimally influence maize grain yield and lodging across plant populations
Mitchell J Novacek1, Stephen C Mason2*, Tomie D Galusha2, Muhammad Yaseen3
*Corresponding author: E-mail:
1DuPont Pioneer, York-West Research Center, 619 East 25th Street, York, NE 68467, USA
2Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, 279 Plant Science, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE 68583-0915, USA
3Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Maydica 59.1 pp90-95