The Northern Grapes Project Webinar Series
“Developing Cold-Hardy Grapes: The Trials and Tribulations of Breeding Grapes for the Northern Continental U.S.”
Harlene Hatterman-Valenti Matthew Clark
Tuesday, March 8th, 2016
12:00 Noon Eastern (11:00 am Central)
7:00 pm Eastern (6:00 pm Central)
Join Harlene Hatterman-Valenti of North Dakota State University and Matthew Clark of the University of Minnesota as they talk about their respective grape breeding programs. During this webinar, they will give a brief history of their grape breeding both programs, and will discuss how crossing and selection decisions are made, including using molecular tools for cultivar development.
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The Northern Grapes Project is funded by the USDA’s Specialty Crops Research Initiative Program of the National Institute for Food and Agriculture, Project #2011-51181-30850.