Basil Growing - Basil grows easily from seed which may be sown in the garden or started indoors. Basil also grows well indoors under fluorescent and HID plant growing lights.
Breeding the Nutrition Out of Our Food
A purple potato native to Peru has 28 times more cancer-fighting anthocyanins than common russet potatoes. One species of apple has a staggering 100 times more phytonutrients than the Golden Delicious displayed in our supermarkets.
Plant Breeding as a Hobby
Plant breeding for the home gardener : how to create unique vegetables & flowers
Plant breeding for biotic stress resistance / eds.
Plant Breeding: Theory and Technique by S.K. Kataria. $9.63. Publisher: "Educational Publishers and Distributors" (August 1, 2011). 271 pages. Plant breeding and genetics are fundamental to a secure and abundant supply of food, feed, fibers for clothing and shelter, and biomass for conversion into renewable energy. Show more Show less
one of the oldest scientific traditions, began in Neolithic times, with methods as simple as saving the seeds of desirable plants and sowing them later.
Plant Breeding related information
Chili peppers are used to get folks interested in plant breeding
UAAR Department of Plant Breeding & Genetics, Islamabad - Paktive