By: 
Prof. Harry Wu, UPSC / SLU and CSIRO Black Mountain Laboratories, Australia
Host: 
Host: Eva Sundberg, VBSG, SLU
Location: 
Lecture hall A281, Uppsala BioCentre, Ultuna
Date: 
2012-10-01
Time: 
14:00 - 15:00
Breeding from Lodgepole and Radiata Pine to Scots Pine and Norway Spruce – Strategic Directions of Tree Breeding in Sweden

Strategic directions for future Swedish tree breeding research are outlined and discussed by absorbing experiences of genetic improvement for interior lodgepole pine (Pinus contorta var. latifolia) and radiata pine (P. radiata) and application of the recent development of tree genomics.