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Principles of Crop Improvement

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Edited By: NW Simmonds and J Smartt
412 pages, figs, tabs
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Principles of Crop Improvement
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  • Principles of Crop Improvement ISBN: 9780632041916 Edition: 2 Hardback May 1999 Usually dispatched within 4 days
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Covers the principles of plant breeding and the expanded range of techniques now available for effective crop improvement. Contents include: The evolution of crops; Basic plant breeding methodology; Plant breeding objectives; Genetic aspects; Breeding plans; Trials and multiplication; Disease and pest resistance; Special techniques including biotechnology; New crops and genetic conservation; The social context.

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The evolution of crops; Basic plant breeding methodology; Plant breeding objectives; Genetic aspects; Breeding plans; Trials and multiplication; Disease and pest resistance; Special techniques including biotechnology; New crops and genetic conservation; The social context

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Textbook
Edited By: NW Simmonds and J Smartt
412 pages, figs, tabs
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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