Link: http://www.aces.uiuc.edu/vista/html_pubs/PLBREED/pl_breed.html#

:!:A visitor inquired about a good source for learning the basics of plant breeding. Since I could not think of a popular book right off of the top of my head, I did an internet search and found a site sponsored by the University of Illinois that should provide all the basics one might need for learning the art of plant breeding.