Achievements in the wheat breeding of the Bc Institute for breedeing and production of field crops - Zagreb in Croatia

@inproceedings{Tomasovi1998AchievementsIT,
  title={Achievements in the wheat breeding of the Bc Institute for breedeing and production of field crops - Zagreb in Croatia},
  author={Petar Tomasovi{\'c} and Petar Javor and Rade Mlinar and Branko Sesar},
  year={1998}
}
Breeding of winter wheat in the Zagreb Bc Institute has a very long tradition. The work on breeding winter wheat was intiated in the then Farm Department in Botinec as early as 1947, under the guidance of Dr. Josip Potocanac, who developed a model of Bc-wheats which is based on increasing number of plants per unit area after the model of Italian wheat varieties combining their traits with the American. With certain changes, this model was accepted by the breeders from the Bc Institute ; Javor… CONTINUE READING