Elevated [CO2] mitigates the effect of surface drought by stimulating root growth to access sub-soil water
Shihab Uddin, Markus Low, Shahnaj Parvin, Glenn J Fitzgerald, Sabine Tausz-Posch, Rogero Armstrong, Garry O'Leary, Michael Tausz
PLOS ONE | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2018
Awarded by Grains Research and Development Corporation
Awarded by Australian Department of Agriculture and Water Resources
This study was a part of the Australian Grains Free Air CO2 Enrichment (AGFACE) program. AGFACE is jointly run by the University of Melbourne and Agriculture Victoria (Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources) with funding from the Grains Research and Development Corporation (grant number: DAV00137) and the Australian Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (grant number: FtRG1193982). SU was supported by Melbourne International Research and Melbourne International Fee Remission Scholarships. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.