Tropical Plant Breeding: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Tropical Plant Breeding

1st Edition

Edited by Andre Charrier, Michel Jacquot, Serge Hamon

CRC Press

576 pages

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Hardback: 9781578081448
pub: 2001-01-03
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The book reviews recent advances in tropical plant breeding. Each of the twenty-four chapters describes a specific crop, which has been written by scientists working in the field of plant breeding and genetic improvement of that particular species. The book will be a useful reference work for professional plant breeders as well as researchers, teachers, and students interested in this topic.

Table of Contents

Banana; Cassava; Citrus; Cocoa; Coconut; Coffee; Cotton; Cowpea; Eggplant; Eucalyptus; Groundnut; Guinea Grass; Maize; Millet; Oil Palm; Okra; Passion-fruit; Pineapple; Rice; Rubber Tree; Sorghum Sugarcane; Tomato; Yam

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / General