Plant breeding is an art or science and is as old as agriculture, started since man learnt to cultivate the plants. Plant breeding is an applied branch of Botany, which deals with improvement of cultivated crops. This branch of agricultural science has contributed maximum to the increase in food production all over the world and therefore, now a day it assuming ever increasing importance in field of agriculture in every country. Plant breeding is a branch of biology concerned with changing the genotype of plant so that they become more useful. Plant breeding is defined as identifying and selecting desirable traits in plants and combining these into one individual plant.
Related Journals: Journal of Plant Breeding and Agriculture, Journal of Plant Sciences and Agricultural Research, Journal of Plant Pathology & Microbiology, Agrotechnology, Medicinal & Aromatic Plants, Horticulture, Journal of Herbs, Spices and Medicinal Plants, Systematics and Geography of Plants, Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants, Propagation of Ornamental Plant
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