Opportunities of New Plant Breeding Techniques

Schaart, Jan; Riemens, M.M.; Wiel, C.C.M. van de; Lotz, L.A.P.; Smulders, M.J.M.


This brochure gives an overview of new plant breeding techniques. This overview is based on a more technical review of the scientific literature, published in a separate report. The overview presents the opportunities and limitations of these techniques from the point of view of potential applications in plant breeding with promising results for improving agricultural sustainability.