Chapter 5. A National Strategy for Plant Breeding in the United States

  1. Keith O. Fuglie1 and
  2. David E. Schimmelpfennig2
  1. Kenneth J. Frey

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470376966.ch5

Public-Private Collaboration in Agricultural Research: New Institutional Arrangements and Economic Implications

Public-Private Collaboration in Agricultural Research: New Institutional Arrangements and Economic Implications

How to Cite

Frey, K. J. (2008) A National Strategy for Plant Breeding in the United States, in Public-Private Collaboration in Agricultural Research: New Institutional Arrangements and Economic Implications (eds K. O. Fuglie and D. E. Schimmelpfennig), Iowa State University Press, Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470376966.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 1

    International Potato Center, Bogor, Indonesia

  2. 2

    Agricultural Research and Development at the USDA's Economic Research Service in Washington, DC

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813827896

Online ISBN: 9780470376966

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Keywords:

  • management systems;
  • green revolution;
  • traditional cultivars;
  • breeding programs;
  • research and development

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Changing Science and Structure of Plant Breeding in the United States

  • Human and Financial Resources Devoted to Plant Breeding in the United States

  • Strengthening Genepool Enrichment for U.S. Crops

  • Promoting Breeding Programs for Minor Crops6

  • Summary

  • Notes

  • References