Plant breeding in New Zealand

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StatementG.S. Wratt and H.C. Smith (ed).
ContributionsWratt, G. S., 1954-, Smith, H. C. 1926-
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LC ClassificationsSB123 .P545 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination309 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2961722M
ISBN 100409701378
LC Control Number84205958

Plant Breeding in New Zealand is a collection of papers that covers selecting and breeding of crops, pastures, fruits, timbers, and soil conservation plants in New Zealand. The book is divided into four parts, which are dealing with cropping, horticulture, forestry and soil conservation, and pasture.

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Plant Breeding in New Zealand is a collection of papers that covers selecting and breeding of crops, pastures, fruits, timbers, and soil conservation plants in New Zealand. The book is divided into four parts, which are dealing with cropping, horticulture, forestry and soil conservation, and pasture.

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Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) convened an expert scientific panel to provide advice on a number of new plant breeding techniques that have come to the attention of regulators.

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Appendix 1 provides details of the membership of the panel. The techniques discussed were: 1. 11 days ago · A new variety of ryegrass could help New Zealand farmers significantly boost milk and meat production while also lowering methane emissions.

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Biotechnology and Plant Breeding includes critical discussions of the newest and most important applications of biotechnology in plant breeding, covering key topics such as biometry applied to molecular analysis of genetic diversity, genetically modified plants, and more.

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Consultants, and has clients in central America, the USA, Caribbean, South East Asia, the Middle East, Australia and New Zealand. PLANT BREEDING IN NEW ZEALAND Edited by G. Wratt and H. Smith Butterworths New Zealand, in association with DSIR, pages.

ISBN NZ$ The book presents 34 articles, or chapters, in the names of 38 authors with 28 senior or sole authorships, which the editors managed to elicit without the inducement of air tickets.

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