Breeding Quality Protein Maize (QPM): Protocols for Developing QPM Cultivars

This manual is intended for maize breeders who would like to start developing quality protein maize (QPM) cultivars. It is a compilation and consolidation of several breeding protocols successfully used at CIMMYT over two decades of QPM development and breeding. A brief background and the basic theory of QPM genetics are explained, leading up to detailed methods and procedures of QPM development.


Issue Date:
2008
Publication Type:
Report
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/56179
Total Pages:
60
JEL Codes:
F30; Q04




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