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Which of the following are ways of creating disease resistant varieties of crops?


A
Biotechnology
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B
Traditional breeding
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C
Chemical fertilizers
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D
Mutation breeding
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Solution

The correct options are
A Biotechnology
B Traditional breeding
D Mutation breeding
Disease resistant crop varieties are created by:
  1. Biotechnology: some procedures are tissue culture, protoplast fusion, etc.
  2. Traditional breeding: cross-hybridisation of superior parents to produce superior progeny.
  3. Mutation breeding: by inducing mutations artificially through use of chemicals or radiations such as gamma or x-rays.

Biology

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