Rootstock Session at 47th Tomato Breeders’ Roundtable

From left to right: Rafael Lacaz Ruiz, Sean Fenstemaker, Jonathan Kressin, Chieri Kubota, and Bryan Zingel

The 47th Tomato Breeders’ Roundtable was held at The Ohio State University, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center in Wooster, Ohio on April 4-6, 2018. A two-hour session on April 5 was dedicated to vegetable grafting, specifically tomato rootstock performance and breeding, especially within the context of soil-based crop production. University and industry speakers commented on grafting technology, the performance of current rootstocks, and the development and delivery of improved rootstocks.
Roundtable presentations: