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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Genetic Improvement and Virus Management of Small Fruit Crops

Location: Horticultural Crops Research

Title: Raspberry cultivars for the Pacific Northwest (PNW 655)

Authors
item Finn, Chad
item Strik, B -
item Moore, P -

Submitted to: Oregon State University Extension Publications
Publication Type: Government Publication
Publication Acceptance Date: January 1, 2014
Publication Date: N/A

Interpretive Summary: Many red raspberry cultivars can be grown in the Pacific Northwest. This extension guide reviews many of the possible cultivars a commercial grower or homeowner might grow. Standard cultivars and new releases are covered. The reviews are based on the performance in research plots and in grower fields.

Technical Abstract: The disease issues, plant and fruit characteristics, yield potential, market uses, machine harvesting ability, and suitability for commercial or homeowner production for 46 summer and fall fruiting red raspberry cultivars are presented. This extension guide reviews many of the possible cultivars a commercial grower or homeowner might grow. Standard cultivars and new releases are covered. The reviews are based on the performance in research plots and in grower fields.

Last Modified: 7/28/2014
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