Crosses between two plants by the same variety are called
In tissue culture medium, the embryoids formed from pollen grains is due to
Answer: Cellular totipotency
A transgenic food crap which may help in solving the problem of night blindness in developing countries is
Which one of the following pair is incorrectly matched in respect to the "crop varieties for disease resistance"?
Answer: Cauliflower - Tobacco mosaic virus and leaf curl
Which one of the following is not a biofertilizer?
Norman Borlaug the ‘Father of Green Revolution’ has developed a highly recognized and appreciated cultivating variety of ______.
Which one of the following scientist’s names is correctly matched with the theory put forth by him?
Answer: Weismann – Theory of continuity of Germplasm
Which one of the following is commonly used in transfer of foreign DNA into crop plants?
Answer: Agrobacterium tumefaciens
The superiority of the hybrid over either parent in one or more traits is
An organism used as biofertilizer for raising soybean crop is
Which of the followings is correctly matched?
Answer: Apiculture - Honey bee
The emasculation of flower buds is achieved by removing
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