An introduction to plant breeding /

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Author / Creator:Brown, Jack, 1955-
Imprint:Oxford ; Ames, Iowa : Blackwell Pub., 2008.
Description:viii, 209 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Plant breeding.
Plant breeding.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/7357056
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Other authors / contributors:Caligari, P. D. S. (Peter D. S.)
ISBN:9781405133449 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1405133449 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Chapter 1. Introduction
  • Chapter 2. Modes of reproduction and types of cultivar
  • Chapter 3. Breeding objectives
  • Chapter 4. Breeding schemes
  • Chapter 5. Genetics and plant breeding
  • Chapter 6. Predictions
  • Chapter 7. Selection
  • Chapter 8. Alternative techniques
  • Chapter 9. Practical considerations