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KBC-Days 2009

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The KBC Days 2009 will take place on 16-17 November 2009

All members of the KBC-Departments are welcome to two days of communication, celebration and inspiration. We cordially invite our research partners and friends who like to learn more about our centre.

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Fascination of Plants Day 2017

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Webinar on Landscape Breeding: A new paradigm in forest tree management

Tue. 17 Jan, 2023 9:00 - 12:00

Landscape Breeding: A new paradigm in forest tree management

This webinar, that is arranged with support from SNS, SSF and SLU Breeding Network, is part of a seminar series from the SLU Breeding Network that will be running at the different faculties at SLU during 2023. You can attend in real life, but it will also be streamed.

Please register latest on January 12 here:

Questions? Please contact Rosario García Gil (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)


09:00 - 09:30 “Genomic-Based Nimble and Efficient Tree Selective Breeding Framework” (Speaker: Yousry El-Kassaby, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada)

09:30 – 10:00 “Breeding without Breeding” (Speaker: Milan Lstibůrek, Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague, Czech Republic)

10:00 – 10:30 Coffee break

10:30 – 11:00 “Practical experiences with phenotyping, genotyping, kinship estimation and selection for BWB in Scots pine and Norway spruce” (Speaker: Arne Steffenrem, NIBIO, Norway)

11:00 – 11:30 “Design, applications and limitations of Scots pine genotyping array” (Speaker: Tanja Pyhäjärvi, Helsinki University, Finland)

11:30 – 12:00 “Airborne and ground based remote sensing methods for estimation of tree attributes” (Speaker: Johan Holmgren, Faculty of Forest Sciences, SLU)