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Nov 16

RosBREED: Improving the Profitability and Sustainability of the US Rosaceae Fruit Industry with Advanced Plant Breeding Tools

Fresh and processed products of the Rosaceae plant family (almonds, apples, apricots, blackberries, peaches, pears, sweet cherries, tart cherries, strawberries, raspberries, roses and other ornamentals) provide vital contributions to human nutrition, health and well being.  Collectively their production constitutes the economic backbone of many rural communities with a collective U.S. farm gate value of approximately …

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