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Theme: Breeding for perennial crops

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HH1001SHN: Develop techniques for genetic improvement in HNS
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £304,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1002SSF: To develop strawberry germplasm combining disease resistance with desirable fruit quality and agronomic characteristics.
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £342,920
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1003STF: To identify and develop pome fruit stock/scion breeding material and methodology to improve fruit quality and ....
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £796,480
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1004STF: To identify and develop stone fruit rootstocks and scion varieties which incorporate pest and disease resistance...
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £297,920
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1005SSF: To generate primocane and late summer fruiting rasberry lines with improved agronomic features and high levels of ..
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £304,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1006SHO: To identify and characterise host plant resistance to pests and pathogens in humulus spp.
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £422,560
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1007SBU: To develop non-chemical methods of controlling basal rot and neck rot of narcissus.
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1995, Cost £122,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1008SBU: To determine the genetic & physiological basis of `absolute` resistance to narcissus basal rot in wild species.
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1999, Cost £185,311
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1009STF: Technology to permit the transfer of transgenes to commercially important apple cultivars
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1996 To 1998, Cost £160,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1010STF: `To isolate, identify and characterise the genes involved in imparting textural qualities to post-harvest fruit.`
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1996 To 1999, Cost £309,489
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
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