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The first sequencing of the Asiatic pear genome has recently been completed by an international consortium of seven worldwide universities and institutions including the University of Illinois.
A geneticist jumped at the chance to help sequence the genome of the woodland strawberry â€“ a close relative of the apple that blooms in a mere 15 weeks, making his work much more efficient.
A new, late-ripening apple named WineCrispâ„¢ which carries the Vf gene for scab resistance was developed over the past 20 plus years through classical breeding techniques, not genetic engineering.
- Growing in low tufty patches.