Oral Session 14—Fruit Breeding 28 July 2006, 4:15–5:15 p.m. Bayside A Moderator: David Byrne
William C. Johnson, Phil L. Forsline, Herb S. Aldwinckle, William C. Johnson, Phil L. Forsline, H. Todd Holleran, Terence L. Robinson, and John J. Norelli
91 POSTER SESSION 10 (Abstr. 050-084) Genetics/Breeding/Biotechnology Friday, 30 July, 1:00-2:00 p.m.
E.T. Stafne and J.S. Brown
39 POSTER SESSION 2 (Abstr. 032-048) Genetics/Breeding/Biotechnology Monday, 24 July, 1:00-2:00 p.m.
David C Smith and Shawn A. Mehienbacher
33 POSTER SESSION 6 (Abstr. 513-529) Fruits/Nuts/Berries: Breeding and Genetics
J.B. Hartman, D. Vuylsteke, D. Makumbi, R.N. Ssebulibe, and D.A. Karamura
33 ORAL SESSION 6 (Abstr. 464–471) Cross-commodity: Genetics/Breeding/Biotechnology Monday, 24 July, 10:00 a.m.–12:00 noon
68 WORKSHOP 9 (Abstr. 662–666) Ornamental Plant Breeding in the Midwest
Joseph A. Fiola, Gojko Jelenkovic, and Gene Galletta
13 ORAL SESSION 2 (Abstr. 009-016) Berries: Breeding and Genetics
John Bamberg and Alfonso del Rio
preserve new germplasm to be maintained in the genebanks for breeding. However, this initial expedition also sought specifically to recollect samples from sites originally collected in 1958 and 1978. Thus, these materials would also serve to answer a
J.D. Cheung, Y.S. Cha, and B.S. Kim
43 POSTER SESSION 2 (Abstr. 025-049) Genetics/Breeding/Biotechnology Thursday, 29 July, 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Patricio A. Brevis, Nahla V. Bassil, James R. Ballington, and James F. Hancock
The blueberry is a recent major fruit crop to be brought under cultivation; improvement through breeding and selection did not begin until 1909 ( Coville, 1937 ). The primary gene pool of blueberry consists of three species, highbush blueberry