Walnut Scion & Rootstock Improvement
Walnut Scion & Rootstock Improvement
Walnut Scion & Rootstock Improvement
University of California
Walnut Scion & Rootstock Improvement

Outreach & EducationTeam

Inputs:

Disease resistance information; new clonal rootstocks.

Activities:

Partnering with farm advisors, stakeholders, and WRAP to disseminate new rootstock information; conduct new rootstock orchard demonstration trials.

Outputs:

Extension publications and web-based outreach describing new rootstocks and their performance.

Short Term Outcomes:

Stakeholder involvement in rootstock evaluations and stewardship; awareness of genetic/ breeding technologies, environmental benefits.

Long Term Outcomes:

Rootstock performance information from long- term trials; publications summarizing orchard performance of rootstocks and validating resistance to pathogens.

Impact:

Informed grower and nursery adoption of new disease-resistant rootstocks; less dependence on soil fumigation.

Team Members

Team Leader: Janine Hasey

Janine Hasey
Janine Hasey
Daniel Kluepfel
Daniel Kluepfel
Greg Browne
Greg Browne
Bruce Lampinen
Bruce Lampinen
Janine Hasey
Janine Hasey
Andres Westphal
Andres Westphal

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