Plant Breeder The modification and application of genetic principles to produce plants that are more useful convenient for humans

Plant breeding is used to create enough healthy food to feed Earths ever growing population. By crossing ideal plants with each other for generations our foods get more and more bountiful. Most agricultural degrees can be used toward a plant breeding career.

Inspecting the plant closely to assure it's up to expectation

Not the best quality photo, but if you look closely you can see that he is selecting a piece of the plant for testing.

Subjects that will be crossed to make better quality plants.

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Created with images by MariaGodfrida - "agriculture greenhouse conservatory"

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