TITLE

PLANT BREEDING

AUTHOR(S)
Burnie, David
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Plant;2006, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter from the book "Plant" is presented. It explores the role played by plant breeding in improving cultivation of food plants. Modern techniques and research used to breed food plants , identifies the author, are genetic modification, artificial pollination, and green revolution. However, the author asserts scientists are divided about genetic modification technology due to its possible long-term effects.
ACCESSION #
43662867

 

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