Glossary

A Useful Glossary for learning about Plant Breeding. Find our their meanings in each lesson.

What is Plant Breeding Intermediate | Senior

  • Plant breeding
  • Selection
  • Domesticate
  • Crop wild relatives
  • American Chestnut

History of Plant Breeding Intermediate | Senior

  • Heredity
  • Hybrid
  • Hybrid vigor
  • Green manure crop
  • Jumping genes
  • Transposable
  • Transgenic
  • Open pollinated

Genetics of Plant Breeding Intermediate | Senior

  • Traits
  •  Genes
  • DNA
  •  Chromosome
  • Gamete
  •  Zygote
  • Heredity
  • Probability
  • Punnet Square

Plant Breeding Ethics Intermediate | Senior

  • Cultivar
  • Genetically modified organism
  • Bioethics

Food for the Future Intermediate | Senior

  • Wheat Rust
  • Fungal
  • Virulent
  • Mutate
  • Epidemic