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Forestry Workshop on Genomic Selection

Purpose of the workshop: 

Facilitate knowledge exchange between forestry and wood product sectors, and genomics and tree breeding specialists. Prepare the forestry sector for anticipated changes that may result from genomic selection such as shorter breeding cycles, shorter rotations, new breeding approaches and knock-on effects in value creation.

Who should attend?

The workshop will focus on commercial softwood breeding. Attendees should be involved in forestry or forest product industries, forest policy, or research and development.


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Contact: Professor John Mackay

Sep 17 2019 -

Forestry Workshop on Genomic Selection

A workshop on implementation and impacts for the UK.

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