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Farmers, Scientists and Plant Breeding (Cabi Publishing)

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Published by CABI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany & plant sciences,
  • Crop husbandry,
  • Agricultural Extension Programs,
  • Field Crop Breeding,
  • Technology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Agriculture - Agronomy,
  • Agriculture - Agronomy - Crop Science,
  • Life Sciences - Horticulture,
  • Science / Horticulture,
  • Agriculture - General,
  • Agricultural extension work,
  • Farmers,
  • Plant breeding

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsD. A. Cleveland (Editor), D. Soleri (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11600903M
    ISBN 100851995853
    ISBN 109780851995854

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David A. Cleveland is a human ecologist who has done research and development project work Farmers sustainable agrifood systems with farmers and gardeners around the world. His research and teaching have focused on sustainable, small-scale agrifood systems, including plant breeding and conservation of crop genetic diversity, and local Farmers Hardcover.

This book presents the history of, and current approaches to, farmer-breeder collaboration in plant breeding, situating this work in the context of sustainable food systems, as well as national and international policy and law regimes. Plant breeding is essential to food production, climate-change adaptation and sustainable : Routledge.

Long-term Collaboration between Farmers’ Organizations and Plant Breeding Programmes: Sorghum and Pearl Millet in West Africa Eva Weltzien, Fred Rattunde, Mamourou Sidibe, Kirsten vom Brocke, Abdoulaye Diallo, Bettina Haussmann, Bocar Diallo, Baloua Nebie, Aboubacar Toure, Anja Christinck.

The purpose of this book is to examine the nature of and relationship between the knowledge of farmers and of scientists, and how these can be best integrated in plant breeding.

In the past, farmers' knowledge of local biodiversity has often been underutilized, but currently there is an increased recognition of the importance of farmer participation or collaboration. New Farmers Farmers and Plant Breeding - Current Approaches and Perspectives Plant breeding is essential to food production, climate-change adaptation and sustainable development.

A new book brings together farmers and plant breeders across a diversity of crops from around the world to provide solutions towards transformation and food security.

Farmers, scientists and plant breeding: integrating knowledge and practice. Description This book reviews "participatory" or "collaborative" plant breeding and presents case by: Scientific Plant Breeders and Collaboration Selecting with Farmers: the Formative Years of Cereal Breeding and Public Seed in Switzerland () / Jürg Schneider --Theory, Empiricism and Intuition in Professional Plant Breeding / Donald N.

Duvick --Conceptual Changes in Cuban Plant Breeding in Response to a National Socio-economic Crisis: the Example of Pumpkins / Humberto Rios Labrada, Daniela Soleri.

Request PDF | Introduction: Farmers, Scientists and Plant Farmers Knowledge, Practice and the Possibilities for Collaboration | Control over management of the.

Part 5: Breeding clonally propagated crops Chapter 14 Breeding for quantitative variables. Part 1: Farmers’ and Scientists and Plant Breeding book knowledge and practice in variety choice and plant selection Chapter 15 Breeding for quantitative variables.

Part 2: Breeding for durable resistance to Farmers pests and diseases Chapter 16 Breeding for quantitative variables. The main difference between the two strategies is the stage of plant breeding when farmers' participation Farmers the very early stages in a PPB program— ideally the F 2 generation in a self-pollinated crop Scientists and Plant Breeding book, and the later stages in a PVS program.

The workshop on Genetics and Plant Breeding was held at IARI, New Delhi on April,which was attended by 39 Scientist (Appendix I).

Similarly, the workshop on Seed Science and Technology was organized at NAARM, Hyderabad on April,where 34 per- sons participated (Appendix-II).File Size: KB. Plant breeding has been practiced for thousands Farmers years, since near the beginning of human civilization.

It is practiced worldwide by individuals such as gardeners and farmers, or by professional plant breeders employed by organizations such as government institutions, universities, crop-specific industry associations or research centers.

notes Principle of Genetics. (PBG) Download Principle of Plant Breeding. (PBG) Download Breeding of Field and Horticultural crops.

(PBG) Download Principle of Seed Technology. (PBG) Farmers Others important matters FLORAL BIOLOGY of Crop Plants Farmers. Chhabra A Practical Manual Download GENETICS AND PLANT BREEDING Breeding.

This book presents the history of, Scientists and Plant Breeding book current approaches to, farmer-breeder collaboration in plant breeding, situating this work in the context of sustainable food systems, as well as national and international policy Scientists and Plant Breeding book law regimes.

Plant breeding is essential to food production, climate-change adaptation and sustainable : Ola Tveitereid Westengen, Tone Winge. Selecting with farmers: the formative years of cereal breeding and public seed in Switzerland () / Jiirg Schneider --Theory, empiricism and intuition in professional plant breeding / Donald N.

Duvick --Conceptual changes in Cuban plant breeding in response to a national socio-economic crisis: the example of pumpkins / Humberto Rios.

This book presents the history of, and current approaches to, farmer-breeder collaboration in plant breeding, situating this work in the context of sustainable food systems, as well as national and international policy and law regimes.

Plant breeding is essential to food Price: $ A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library, London, UK. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Farmers, scientists and plant breeding: integrating knowledge and practice / edited by David A.

Cleveland and Daniela Soleri. Includes bibliographical references (p.). A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library, London, UK. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Farmers, scientists and plant breeding: integrating knowledge and practice / edited by David A.

Cleveland and Daniela Soleri. Includes bibliographical references (p.). ISBN (alk. paper) 1. Drawing on historical and scientific accounts, as well as a rich trove of anecdotes, Kingsbury shows how scientists, amateur breeders, and countless anonymous farmers and gardeners slowly caused the evolutionary pressures of nature to be supplanted by those of human needs—and thus led us from sparse wild grasses to succulent corn cobs, and 5/5(1).

File Size: MB Studies in the Agricultural and Food Sciences: Plant Breeding for Pest and Disease Resistance presents a critical review of the development of resistant varieties of plant to pests and diseases. It discusses the economic impact of pests and diseases. 6 How Farmer-Scientist Cooperation is Devalued and Revalued: a Philippine Example.

David Frossard. Part 2. Scientific Plant Breeders and Collaboration. 7 Selecting with Farmers: the Formative Years of Cereal Breeding and Public Seed in Switzerland (). Jiirg Schneider.

8 Theory, Empiricism and Intuition in Professional Plant Breeding. Hybrid: The History and Science of Plant Breeding Noel Kingsbury Disheartened by the shrink-wrapped, Styrofoam-packed state of contemporary supermarket fruits and vegetables, many shoppers hark back to a more innocent time, to visions of succulent red tomatoes plucked straight from the vine, gleaming orange carrots pulled from loamy brown soil.

Principles of Plant Breeding IInd edition () is an excellent treatise on the subject as the first edition. It ia an excellent text book for plant breeding students in agriculture. It is one of the best reference books for the teachers and scientists working in the area of plant breeding.

Purna K. Barua Assam Agric. University Jorhat/5(5). This book, Plant Breeding, has it bases in an earlier text entitled An Introduction to Plant Breeding by Jack Brown and Peter Caligari, first published in The challenges facing today’s plant breeders have never been more overwhelming, yet the prospects to contribute significantly to global food security and farmers’ quality of life have never been more exciting and fulfilling.

Hybrid The History and Science of Plant Breeding by Noel Kingsbury University of Chicago Press, Chicago, pp. $35, £ ISBN Cited by: 1. Kristina Hubbard: Participatory plant breeding (PPB) involves scientists and farmers working collaboratively in various stages of the breeding process, including setting goals, forming breeding populations, implementing effective selection methods, and releasing new varieties.

Organic Seed Alliance (OSA) Author: Eden Kinkaid. Until recently, all gardeners and farmers saved their own seed and hence, all gardeners and farmers were automatically amateur plant breeders - and amateur plant breeding was the only kind of plant breeding there was.

Deppe's book has two major purposes: 1) to encourage all of us gardeners and farmers to rediscover the excitement and rewards of 5/5(5). Plant Breeding and Farmer Participation approach to plant breeding with a number of chapters addressing issues specifically related to the participation of farmers in a plant breeding programme.

the third is represented by a group of scientists with specific expertise in areas not usually covered in classical plant breeding books, such. Books shelved as plant-science: The Triumph of Seeds: How Grains, Nuts, Kernels, Pulses, and Pips Conquered the Plant Kingdom and Shaped Human History by.

Since farmers know best which materials meet their needs and are enthusiastic seekers of new varieties, "participatory plant breeding" represents a promising approach to enhancing agro-biodiversity. Their participation in the whole process from the selection of plant genetic material up to development of cropping systems would improve and help Cited by: 3.

Plant breeding is the purposeful manipulation of plant species in order to create desired genotypes and phenotypes for specific purposes. This. Plant breeding with farmers A technical manual International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas scientists and of very many farmers, the support of policy-makers in Algeria, Eritrea, Islamic scientific papers and books, this manual aims to provide a source of information on how.

History of the US Hybrid Corn Seed Industry Thomas Hoegemeyer, University of Nebraska-Lincoln The history of the US corn seed industry is inseparable from the history of plant genetics and breeding.

It was clear to late 19th and early 20th century scientists that Mendel’s discoveries were of fundamental Size: 2MB. a number of chapters addressing issues specifically related to the participation of farmers in a plant breeding programme.

The authors of the various chapters have been carefully selected to represent three groups of scientists: the first comprises internationally recognized experts in genetics as related to plant breeding, and in the various.

Mendel's work ultimately led to the new science of genetics. Modern plant breeding is applied genetics, but its scientific basis is broader, covering molecular biology, cytology, systematics, physiology, pathology, entomology, chemistry, and statistics (biometrics).

It has also developed its own technology. Introduction: Farmers, Scientists and Plant Breeding 7 Fig. The plant breeding system. 19 Z:\Customer\CABI\A - cleveland\A - Cleveland - Make up # Tuesday, PM Color profile: Disabled Composite Default screen •.

Plant Breeders without Borders is a chance to make a difference in emerging countries and share plant breeding knowledge with farmers. We have a challenge ahead to feed the 10 billion world population by This means a 70% increase in current levels of food production. Plant breeding may not be the only answer but it’s a great place to begin.

CROSSING PERSPECTIVES FARMERS AND SCIENTISTS IN PARTICIPATORY PLANT BREEDING 5 farmers must be harnessed for the task. PPB is one way to do it. This publication presents the farmer-centered logic behind PPB, current practices, the considerable impact to date, and new directions.

From the outset it should be noted that PPB is broadly defined here. Plant breeding and the humans who engage in it interesting in the "grand march of potted histories" context. Nicely designed, and its treatment of Japan is not bad.

Pros: situated in the same chapter another "late developing" countries, like Germany and China (only one itty-bitty page devoted to the "revolution" in ag for China, though, lame)/5.

Plant breeding is the science of changing the traits of plants in order to produce desired characteristics. It has been used to improve the quality of nutrition in products for humans and animals. Plant breeding can be accomplished through many different techniques ranging from simply selecting plants with desirable characteristics for propagation, to methods that make.

Grow Faster, Grow Stronger: Speed-Breeding Crops pdf Feed the Future Plant breeders are fast-tracking genetic improvements in food crops to keep pace with global warming and a growing human : Knvul Sheikh.At the International Tropical Agriculture Conferencediscussion turned to the practicality of the science of plant breeding in a developing setting.

And experts urged scientists Author: Lisa Cornish.Plant breeding ebook a method for the creation, selection, and fixation of superior plant ebook in the development of improved crop varieties which fulfills the need of farmers and consumers.

Primary goals of plant breeding with agricultural crops have aim to improve yields, nutritional qualities, and other traits of profitable value.