PLNT 435 Plant Breeding (3 credits)

Offered by: Plant Science (Agricultural & Environmental Sciences)

Overview

Plant Science : Principles and practices of plant breeding, including reproduction of crop plants; plant hybridization; sources of genetic variation; selection methods used for self- and cross-pollinated crops and for clonally reproduced crops; breeding for diseases and pest resistance; applications of biotechnology in plant breeding.

Terms: Winter 2018

Instructors: Jaswinder Singh (Winter)