Location: Fruit and Nut Research
Project Number: 6606-21000-004-01
Start Date: Apr 08, 2009
End Date: Apr 07, 2014
Soilborne diseases and nematodes will be investigated by: 1) evaluating stonefruit germplasm on sites infested with soilborne diseases and nematodes; 2) intercrossing and developing selections for further breeding, commercial testing and subsequent release; and 3) testing and evaluating new and novel combinations of chemical and cultural strategies in conjunction with genetic solutions.