Agronomy & Horticulture Exten Assoc Professor
Breeding for Grain Quality Traits: The challenges of measuring phenotypes and identifying genotypes.
issue that dictates the work of the plant breeder will be if the trait
is controlled by dominant alleles
alleles or alleles with a lack of dominance.
The plant breeder will worry about how this impacts the establishment of a true breeding line
(a line that when selfed produces only offspring like the parents). Maintaining purity in production will also be influenced by these factors.
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