Suggest four important steps to produce a disease resistant plant through conventional plant breeding technology. - Biology

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Suggest four important steps to produce a disease resistant plant through conventional plant breeding technology.

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Important steps involved in conventional breeding technology:-

(i) Selection of parent plant with desired combination of characters

(ii) Hybridisation of selected plants

(iii) Selection and evaluation of hybrids

(iv) Testing and release of new varieties for commercial production

Concept: Plant Breeding
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