Biotechnological approaches for crop improvement
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What is crop breeding? ...
What is crop breeding?
Modifying, tailoring, and/or engineering plants
making them more suitable for humans
Modification means converting (e.g.):
a. Tall height to short height,
b. Late maturing to early maturing,
c. Disease susceptible to disease resistant,
d. Low yielding to high yielding,
e. Stress susceptible to stress tolerant
f. Low food quality to high food quality
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