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NSF grant plants seeds for building better fruit trees

Published: 
Jan 12, 2015
Assistant professor of horticulture Kenong Xu is one of the leaders of a joint Cornell-USDA research team looking to uncover genes that control branch growth in fruit trees. The team received a $1.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation. Read more

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Senescence of the Whole Plant: A Look Back and a Look Forward

Feb 2 | 12:20 pm

Peter Davies, professor, Plant Biology and Horticulture Sections, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University...

Location: Plant Science Building | Event type: Seminar

PPPMB Seminar - Marvin Pritts

Feb 3 | 3:30 pm

Understanding the complexities of soil health in berry crops

Location: Barton Lab | Event type: Seminar

Jugatae Seminar Series

Feb 4 | 12:15 pm

Barry Pittendrigh "Understanding the responses of insect system xenobiotic challenges"

Location: Comstock Hall | Event type: Seminar

Love a Good Lawn: Communication Strategies to Advance Lawns as Environmental Assets

Feb 9 | 12:20 pm

Lori Brewer, Senior Extension Association, Garden-Based Learning Program, Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University....

Location: Plant Science Building | Event type: Seminar