Crop breeding for sustainable agriculture, genomicsinterventions in uri icon


  • The goal of agricultural science is to increase cropproductivity coupled with the quality of the products,and maintain the environment (1). Food security isa growing concern worldwide, and more than 1 billionpeople are estimated to lack sufficient dietary energyavailability (2). The issue of ?food security? has becomeso important that prominent scientific journals,including Science, have also published a special issueon this subject recently (February 12, 2010 issue)

publication date

  • 2013