Some articles on yield, yield potential:
... of maize were planted worldwide, with a yield of over 5 tonnes/hectare (80 bu/acre) ... to support the hypothesis that maize yield potential has increased over the past few decades ... This suggests that changes in yield potential are associated with leaf angle, lodging resistance, tolerance of high plant density, disease/pest tolerance, and other agronomic traits rather ...
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