• Primary Industries Education Foundation Australia (PIEFA)

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