"The Incredible Wealth of Genetic Variation in Cucurbita: Impressions from 50 Years of Plant Breeding" - James Brent Loy

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 12:20pm

Plant Science Building, 404

James Brent Loy
Professor of Plant Biology and Genetics, University of New Hampshire

James Brent Loy, Professor of Plant Biology and Genetics at the University of New Hampshire, is known around the world for his work in plant breeding, agricultural plastics, and crop physiology.  His innovative varieties of pumpkins, squashes, melons and gourds have helped local farmers and backyard garderners as well as farmers throughout the New England region and, in the case of his melons and pumpkins, around the world.

Event Type

Seminar

Departments

Crop and Soil Sciences (CSS), Plant Biology, Horticulture, Plant Breeding and Genetics, Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology

Tags

nysaes, plant biology, hortseminar, hort, pppmb, CSS, pbg, pbgseminar, sips, SCS, CALScomm

Website

https://sips.cals.cornell.edu/

Hashtag

#seminar

Contact E-Mail

tln2@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Tara Reed

Contact Phone

607.255.2131

Speaker

James Brent Loy

Speaker Affiliation

Univrsity of new Hampshire

Open To

public

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