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Swedish contributions to the development of plant breeding

A ke A kerman

Swedish contributions to the development of plant breeding

by A ke A kerman

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Published by Printed by A. Bonniers Boktryckeri in Stockholm .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plant breeding.,
  • Agriculture -- Sweden -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A ke A kerman, I. Granhall, G. Nilsson-Leissner, A. Mu ntzing, and O. Tedin.
    SeriesNew Sweden tercentenary publications
    ContributionsGranhall, Ingvar, 1906-, Nilsson-Leissner, Gunnar, 1895-, Mu ntzing, Arne, 1903-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB123 .A3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination111 p.
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14114879M
    LC Control Number38029134

    One • Role of Plant Breeding in Agriculture 1 Characteristics Improved by Plant Breeding 2 Disciplines that Contribute to Cultivar Development 7 Skills Required of a Plant Breeder 8 Two• Modes of Reproduction 11 Cell Processes in Reproduction 11 Sexual Reproduction 17 Asexual Reproduction 22 Three • Genetic Principles 26Cited by: Current research projects in Plant Breeding. Wheat gluten proteomics, and its application in wheat quality breeding: in collaboration with the University of Tuscia, Italy (Prof MT Labuschagne) Gluten proteins and their influence on bread making quality: in collaboration with the Swedish Agricultural University (Prof MT Labuschagne).

    Rolf H. J. Schlegel, Ph.D., , is Professor of Cytogenetics and Applied Genetics, with over thirty years of experiences in research and teaching of advanced genetics and plant breeding in Germany and Schlegel is the author of more than research papers and other scientific contributions, co-coordinator of international research projects, and has been a scientific. Prof. Nuez is author of more than scientific papers, contributions to congresses and books on plant breeding and has developed several cultivars of vegetable crops. He has been honoured as Honorary member of EUCARPIA for his scientific excellence. He is also director of a Master in Plant Breeding at UPV.

    NILSSON-EHLE, HERMAN (, Sweden, 12 February ; dLund, Sweden, 29 December ) genetics, plant breeding. Nilsson-Ehle was the son of Nils Nilsson, a farmer, and his wife, Elin. After first studying in Malmö, he enrolled in at the University of Lund, where he received the candidate’s degree in , the licentiate degree in , and the Ph. D. in   Plant Breeding Reviews presents state-of-the-art reviews on plant genetics and the breeding of all types of crops by both traditional means and molecular methods. Many of the crops widely grown today stem from a very narrow genetic base; understanding and preserving crop genetic resources is vital to the security of food systems worldwide.


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