Breeding for Value in a Changing World
4 - 7 February 2013 in Jacksonville, Florida - USA

Breeding and Genetic Resources of Southern US and Mexican Pines, IUFRO Working Group 2.02.20

The conference took place over the course of 4 days, in the city of Jacksonville, Florida, in the southeastern USA. The conference was attended by over 75 researchers, educators, private forest product company representatives, and students. Oral and poster presenters shared their research in the following subject areas:

  • Quantitative Genetics & Breeding Strategies
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Genomic Selection & Pedigree Reconstruction
  • Wood Properties
  • Hybrid Breeding & Testing
  • Somatic Embryogenesis & Clonal Forestry
  • Reproductive Biology & Seed Orchard Management
  • Population Genetics & Gene Conservation
  • Climate Change & Abiotic Stress Resistance
  • Disease & Pest Resistance

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