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Course Title[Course Code]:Breeding of main crops[AGRO 702]

Faculty: Agriculture
Department: Agronomy
Program: crop Breeding
Compulsory / Elective:Compulsory
Postgraduate(Doctoral-First Semester or Second Semester)
Lecture:( 3 ) Practical / Clinical:( - ) Tutorial:( - )

Course Description:
The course aims at introducing the Learning and studying different methods of breeding main field crops (wheat, rice, maize, cotton, faba bean, and clover). This curse focuses deeply on origin, crop classification and objectives of plant breeding programs. It also provides post graduate students with skills in handling genetic materials. Conventional and modern breeding methods are studied in details for each of the main field crops.