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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

Events

Garlic School 2015

Mar 3 | 9:30 am

The 2015 Garlic School will have a broad focus on disease, insect and weed pests that growers are already dealing with or that may show up in New York from other parts of the country. Cornell...

Location: New York State Agricultural Experiment Station

PPPMB Seminar - Bill Crepet

Mar 3 | 3:30 pm

Enduring issues in assessing angiosperm origins

Location: Barton Lab | Event type: Seminar

Jugatae Seminar Series

Mar 4 | 12:15 pm

Marissa Cardillo/Linda Rayor "A physiological basis for sociality: Testing the depressed metabolism hypothesis in spiders"

Location: Comstock Hall | Event type: Seminar

The tomato receptor FLAGELLIN-SENSING 3 perceives flagellin and activates immune signaling- Sarah Refi Hind

Mar 4 | 12:20 pm

Sarah Refi Hind...

Location: Plant Science Building | Event type: Seminar