AHDB EMR Associationi Tree Fruit Day

This year’s annual AHDB / EMR Association tree fruit day presented a wide range of tree fruit research projects being funded by AHDB and others. It included new post-harvest research on the effects of pruning and thinning on dry matter content, research into apple canker and powdery mildew, optimum planting material for fruit walls and progress in rootstock breeding. In addition, new information on SWD control and a new pest of pear was be on offer.


AHDB Horticulture
The website of the Agriculture Horticulture Development Board of the UK.
Activity type
Participation in industry event or exhibit
Activity work package
Fruit quality; improvement of fruit handling/storage
Activity number
Activity contact
Scott Raffle
AHDB Horticulture
Tel +44 1732 843833
Email [email protected]
Activity partner
Activity country
United Kingdom
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The EUFRUIT thematic network has received funding from the
European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme
under grant agreement No 696337.