Enhancing Crop Genepool Use
  • Release Date : 31 May 2016
  • Publisher : CABI
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 495 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9781780646138
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Download or read book entitled Enhancing Crop Genepool Use by author: Nigel Maxted which was release on 31 May 2016 and published by CABI with total page 495 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Maintaining food security in the face of human population increase and climate change is one of the critical challenges facing us in the 21st Century. Utilisation of the full range of agrobiodiversity will be a necessary tool in addressing this challenge. In this book a team of international contributors review all aspects of utilization and conservation of crop wild relative (CWR) and landrace (LR) diversity as a basis for crop improvement and future food security. This book will appeal to a wide array of specialists and postgraduate students, such as those working in the fields of agrobiodiversity conservation and use, conservation, ecology, botany, genetics, plant breeding and agriculture.