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Fundamentals of Plant Breeding and Hybrid Seed Production

by Rattan Lal Agrawal

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Published by Science Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture & Farming,
  • Plant reproduction & propagation,
  • Agriculture - General,
  • Life Sciences - Botany,
  • Field Crop Breeding,
  • Plant Genetics,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages394
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12243842M
    ISBN 101578080290
    ISBN 109781578080298

      [8] Introduction to Plant Breeding Definition of Plant Breeding: Plant breeding is an applied branch of Botany, which deals with improvement of agricultural crops. This branch of agricultural science has contributed maximum to the increase in food production all over the world and therefore, now a day it assuming ever increasing importance in. from book Diagnostics in Plant Breeding (pp) Diagnostics in Plant Breeding. Ghd7 and Ghd8 also contribute t o plant height, grain production, as well as.

    Limitations of Combination Breeding 43 Hybrid Breeding 46 Hybrid Breeding of Cross-Pollinated Crops 46 Occurrence of Inbreeding and Heterosis 47 Production of Inbred Lines, 52 Testing for Combining Ability ; 54 Seed Production of Hybrid Varieties 56 Hybrid Breeding of Self-Fertilizing. hybrid selection, soil and water management, plant nutrition, integrated pest management, harvesting, and safety considerations in the production of corn. under Arkansas conditions. Due to constant changes in laws that regulate pesticide use, the reader is encouraged to contact the appropriate Extension office for the most current information.

    Sterility in plant hybrids is most often the result of polyploidy, which occurs because of abnormal cell division and results in more than two sets of chromosomes in the cells of the hybrid offspring. Hybrids commonly form in nature between closely related species, but humans also produce sterile hybrid plants intentionally for commercial purposes. By adding or inhibiting plant hormones you can cause the plant to produce male flowers. Because you did not select a plant that produces male flowers under stress there is no genetic predisposition to hermaphroditism in the seed vs plants bred between a male and female parent. There are actually a few ways to do this, the easiest I will list here.


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This text explores the fundamentals of plant breeding and hybrid seed production. It examines issues including male sterility, composite and synthetic varieties and disease resistance breeding. Book: Fundamentals of plant breeding and hybrid seed production.

+ pp. ref pp. of Abstract: This book attempts to explain the fundamental principles of plant breeding plant breeding Subject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and EquipmentCited by: Fundamentals of Plant Breeding and Hybrid Seed Production by Rattan Lal Agrawal (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating.

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Pure line and hybrid seed technology The end result of plant breeding is either an open-pollinated (OP for corn) or inbred (for rice) varieties or an F1 (first filial generation) hybrid variety.

OP and inbred varieties, when maintained and properly selected and produced. study about the fundamentals of mutation, polyploidy and wide hybridization and their role in crop improvement Theory Lecture Outlines 1. Definition, aim, objectives and scope of plant breeding 2. History and development of plant breeding – scientific contributions of.

of hybrid seed produced on the female lines. He also searched for additional types of Donald N. Duvick’s forty-year professional career was dedicated to the development of superior seeds for agri-cultural distribution.

His major research interests were in the development and production of hybrid corn, butFile Size: 2MB. Principles of Plant Breeding IInd edition () is an excellent treatise on the subject as the first edition.

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Not only do plants supply us with a major food resource and flow of nutrition but they are also an important source of chemicals and other non-food products such as drugs, oils, latex, pigments, and resins [3]. Section I: Fundamentals of Flower Breeding: History of Ornamental Breeding Conventional Breeding Mutation and Polyploidy Breeding Molecular and Transgenic Breeding F1 Hybrid Seed Production in Ornamental Crops Intellectual Property Rights Issues Section II: Cut Flower Crops: 07 Alstroemeria Anthurium Antirrhinum Male sterile mutants which cannot produce fertile pollen or functional anthers can often be observed in higher plant species.

In this chapter we differentiate between nuclear and cytoplasmicnuclear male sterility (CMS); the latter is particularly useful for production of hybrid seed, which is Cited by:   Until recently, plant breeders have depended primarily on classical tools to develop new and improved products for producers and consumers.

However, with the advent of biotechnology, breeders are increasingly incorporating molecular tools in their breeding work. In recognition of the current state of methods and their application, this text introduces both classical and molecular tools 5/5(1). A basic type of classical plant breeding: Hybrid breeding to strengthen traits.

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The book is divided into six sections, each of which discusses one broad step at a time in detail. The first section introduces readers to the basic topics contained in the book and includes topics like Seed industry in India/5(3).Plant breeding consists of four main phases all of which run concurrently in an established program: Phase 1 The breeder identifies the needs of the farmers and the deficiencies in the current varieties.

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