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The interaction of genotype, environment and management in the forestry industry

The interaction of genotype, environment and management in the forestry industry

This Year 12 Agriculture resource* provides students with information regarding plant breeding in the forestry industry.

Students will:

– view multimedia sources and stimulus materials that outline the current methods of propagation of Radiata Pine trees.
– engage in group work and individual tasks,
– work towards completing an extended response question regarding a plant breeding organisation and the use of genetics in the industry.

*NOTE:  This lesson has been developed for the N.S.W BOSTES Stage 6 Agriculture Syllabus but will be applicable to use in other states.

http://forestlearning.edu.au/find-a-resource/article/70/the-interaction-of-genotype-environment-and-management-in-the-forestry-industry.html

Keywords

Agriuculture, Crossbreeding, Environment, Environmental Management, Environmental Sustainability, Forest Farming, Forest management, Forestry, Genes, Genetic engineering, Genetics, Hybridisation, Resource Management, Seeds, Timber