Encyclopedic dictionary of plant breeding and related subjects
|Subject||Plant breeding -- Dictionaries.
Plant breeding. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01065287
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Agronomy -- General. -- bisacsh
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Sustainable Agriculture. -- bisacsh
From Abaxial to Zymogram, the Encyclopedic Dictionary of Plant Breeding and Related Subjects is the first comprehensive book that contains clear and useful definitions of the terms associated with plant breeding and related scientific/technological disciplines. This well-organized guide defines all of the jargon surrounding this ever-evolving topic and provides helpful tables, examples, breeding schemes, and a list of crop plants that includes salient details to make the data easy to access and utilize. Choice Magazine says, "An extensive system of cross-references ensures easy access to related entries throughout the dictionary."