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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Title: Viticultural Performance of Thompson Seedless Grapevines on New USDA-ARS Rootstock for Raisin Production in the San Joaquin Valley of California.

item Ramming, David

Submitted to: American Society of Enology and Viticulture Annual Meeting Abstracts
Publication Type: Abstract Only
Publication Acceptance Date: March 15, 2005
Publication Date: June 20, 2005
Citation: Gu, S., Ramming, D.W. 2005. Viticultural performance of thompson seedless grapevines on new USDA-ARS rootstock for raisin production in the San Joaquin Valley. [Abstract] American Society of Enology and Viticulture 56th Annual Meeting. p.51.

Technical Abstract: The USDA Agricultural Research Service has developed three grape rootstocks that are resistant to many types of nematodes. These rootstocks vary in mineral uptake, vigor and production. 10-27A had similar vigor to Harmony rootstock but lower yield. 6-19B had lower vigor than Harmony, similar to own rooted Thompson Seedless.

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