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Pollen Biotechnology for Crop Production and Improvement

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture & Farming,
  • Palynology (pollen),
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Biotechnology,
  • Science,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Agriculture - Agronomy,
  • Life Sciences - Botany,
  • Pollen--Biotechnology,
  • Pollen--Biotechnology Pollen--Biotechnology,
  • Science / Botany,
  • Science-Biotechnology,
  • Technology-Agriculture - Agronomy,
  • Crops,
  • Genetic engineering,
  • Plant breeding,
  • Pollen

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsR. Bruce Knox (Foreword), K. R. Shivanna (Editor), V. K. Sawhney (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7713647M
    ISBN 100521019753
    ISBN 109780521019750


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Shivanna (Editor), V. Sawhney (Editor), R. Bruce Knox (Foreword): : Books. Pollen Biotechnology for Crop Production and Improvement book Pollen Biotechnology for Crop Production and Improvement by K. Shivanna. Our knowledge of pollen, the gold dust that carries the male germ line of flowering plants and is vital for sexual reproduction and seed formation, has 'come of age' with the publication of this book.

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This paper reviews research on the role of electrostatic forces in pollination, both in natural and in agricultural systems. Researchers from various fields of biological studies have reported phenomena which they related to electrostatic forces.

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