The present invention provides methods and compositions for targeting enzymes involved in lignin or xylan biosynthesis using genome editing nucleases to specifically reduce content in a desired plant cell type(s).
STATEMENT AS TO RIGHTS TO INVENTIONS MADE UNDER FEDERALLY SPONSORED RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
 This invention was made with government support under Contract No. DE-AC02-05CH11231 awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy. The government has certain rights in this invention.