OPV

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OPVOral Polio Vaccine
OPVOffshore Patrol Vessel
OPVOrganic Photovoltaics (solar cells; Global Photonic Energy Corporation)
OPVOther People's Videos (aka Original Promotional Videos)
OPVOferta Pública de Venta (de acciones)
OPVOver Pressure Valve (espresso machines)
OPVOpen Pollinated Variety
OPVOffre Publique de Vente
OPVoptionally piloted vehicle (aircraft)
OPVOutpatient Visit
OPVOver Print Varnish (printing)
OPVOcean Going Patrol Vessel (Netherlands)
OPVObliterated Procesus Vaginalis
OPVOpen Ventilation
OPVOropharyngeal Video (swallowing study)
OPVOranje Paprika Vereniging (Dutch: Orange Paprika Association; est. 1995)
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But if you have got an heirloom or an open pollinated variety that you have enjoyed eating, save the seeds and they will produce an identical plant to the original.
Inbred line Origin 1 ([L.sub.1.1] 'Zelia') hybrid 'Zelia'/Pioneer Hi-Bred 2 ([L.sub.3.2] CMS 42) yellow grains open pollinated variety CMS 42/Embrapa 3 ([L.sub.4.4] CMS 43) white grains open pollinated variety CMS 43/Embrapa 4 ([L.sub.7.1] UEM-M2) open pollinated variety UEM-M2/UEM 5 ([L.sub.8.4] 'Zaeli') 'Zaeli', a material with unknown genealogy 6 ([L.sub.9.1] 'IAC 112') Hybrid 'IAC112/IAC' 7 ([L.sub.9.2] 'IAC 112') Hybrid 'IAC112/IAC' 8 ([L.sub.9.3] 'IAC 112') Hybrid 'IAC112/IAC' 9 ([L.sub.7.4] UEM-M2) open pollinated variety UEM-M2/UEM Table 2--Diallel analysis for resistance to tropical rust (P.
You can create your own brand of new open pollinated variety from a hybrid (purchased or chance) by saving and planting some seeds and then saving and planting seeds from those plants whose characteristics you like best.
It was, of course, the old open pollinated variety and you added some sugar to the water it was cooked in.