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Paul M. Lyrene

Citrus: Genetics, Breeding and Biotechnology . Iqrar Ahmad Khan (editor). 2007. CABI, CABI North American Office, 875 Massachusetts Ave., 7th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02139, www.cabi.org . 370 p., incl. index. $160.00, hardback, ISBN 9780851990194

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Mengmeng Zhang, He Huang, Qing Wang, and Silan Dai

is an important breeding objective for multiflora chrysanthemum. Flowering time, an important adaptive trait that strongly influences planting area and productivity and the market price of cultivated plants, is affected by both endogenous and

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N. Mutlu, D.P. Coyne, S.O. Park, and J.R. Steadman

91 POSTER SESSION 10 (Abstr. 050-084) Genetics/Breeding/Biotechnology Friday, 30 July, 1:00-2:00 p.m.

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Mark W. Farnham and Thomas Bjorkman

Breeding is one of the most efficient methods for managing abiotic stress. Some abiotic stresses directly reduce growth. Others affect development in a way that reduces or eliminates the crop's value. An example of the latter is superoptimal

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James W. Olmstead and Chad E. Finn

. Few breeding programs have developed cultivars with MFF in mind. The notable exceptions are from the North Carolina State University breeding program, where several cultivars (i.e., Reveille, Bladen, Craven, Pamlico, Lenoir, Carteret, and Beaufort

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M. Joseph Stephens, Peter A. Alspach, Ron A. Beatson, Chris Winefield, and Emily J. Buck

The New Zealand Institute for Plant & Food Research Limited and Northwest Plant Company have developed a raspberry breeding program based in Whatcom County, WA, that is focused on developing new machine-harvested cultivars suited to processing

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Neil O. Anderson and Richard T. Olsen

were commonly used to destroy all unwanted (rogued) breeding stock and grow-outs. Fig. 1. Operational views of the Burbank Experiment Station: ( A ) The Luther Burbank’s Gold Ridge View Experiment Farm, Sebastopol, CA, at the hiatus of Burbank

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R. Karina Gallardo, Qi Zhang, Michael Dossett, James J. Polashock, Cesar Rodriguez-Saona, Nicholi Vorsa, Patrick P. Edger, Hamid Ashrafi, Ebrahiem Babiker, Chad E. Finn, and Massimo Iorizzo

processed ( Brazelton et al., 2017 ). Development of new cultivars has played and will continue to play a major role in the growth of the blueberry market in North America and worldwide. In the last two decades, breeding programs have developed improved

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Michelle L. Paynter, Joanne De Faveri, and Mark E. Herrington

fumigant methyl bromide as their major management strategies for soilborne pathogens, including Fof . Outbreaks of fusarium wilt were relatively uncommon under a regime of methyl bromide fumigation so that neither the disease nor resistance breeding was

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Kate M. Evans, Lisa J. Brutcher, and Bonnie S. Konishi

To be successful, a breeding program has to be able to track all its seedlings at every stage of testing and to ensure that the origin of each seedling product (e.g., fruit) tested is correctly recorded. The Washington State University apple