NEET Botany Strategies for Enhancement in Food Production Questions Solved

Which of the following is not correct?

  1. More than 840 million people in the world do not have adequate food to meet their daily food and nutritional requirements.
  2. Three billion people suffer from micronutrient, Protein and Vitamin deficiencies or hidden hunger because they are not able to buy enough fruits, vegetables, legumes, fish and meat
  3. High Aspartate, low sugar content and high nitrogen content in maize leads to resistance to maize stem borers.
  4. Breeding methods for insect pest resistance involve the same steps as those for any other agronomic trait such as yield or quality.

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9.2.4 Plant Breeding for Improved Food Quality

Strategies For Enhancement In Food Production

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