Plant breeding aims at improving the crop quality but improving the heredity through the cross hybridization technique.
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Selective breeding of animal, which would possess the desired characters, is essential to meet the ever increasing demand of food products like eggs, milk and meat. This can be done by cross-breeding…
It is well known that the gonadotropic hormone secreted by the pituitary gland play an important role in the maturation of the gonads and spawning of fishes. The Brazilians were the first to succeed in inducing spawning by injecting fish with pituitary extract.
Breeding is an important physiological act. In birds the pattern of breeding is quite elaborate. For example, breeding requires a number of preparations. Selection of a suitable place of area is one of the important aspects of breeding.
The advantages of artificial insemination over natural breeding are artificial insemination make selective breeding easier as semen from a desired breed of bull can be easily transported to distant places and can be used for impregnating cows on a large scale.