Meeting with small berry growers association

Meeting with small berry growers association was held at Institute of Horticulture, LRCAF on 11th of February 2019. Through an intense collaboration with members from association, scientists of LRCAF presented new hybrids and varieties from tested plots for their adaptability of local climatic conditions. Main important parameters are following: productivity, resistance to most important fungal diseases, fruit quality, good separation from stalk, bush characteristic. Genetic resources and breeding activities of orchard plants were presented at the meeting.


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Presentation about orchard genetic resources and breeding activities were presented.
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Organising/holding industry group meeting/event
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Performance of new fruit varieties
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Dr. Audrius Sasnauskas
LAMMC Sodininkystės ir daržininkystės institutas/
Institute of Horticulture, Lithuanian Research Centre for Agriculture and Forestry
Kauno 30, LT-54333, Babtai, Kauno rajonas, Lietuva
Tel.: +370-37-555210
E-mail.: [email protected]
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Lithuanian Research Centre for Agriculture and Forestry
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Institute of Horticulture, LRCAF.
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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.