Janice LeBoeuf, OMAFRA Vegetable Crop Specialist, Ridgetown
Steve Loewen has produced two excellent video presentations based on his Tomato Day talk on the Ridgetown Campus tomato breeding program.
Part 1: How do the processing tomato breeding lines released from the Ridgetown breeding program get to my field?
- What is a breeding line?
- What does a seed company do with a Ridgetown breeding line?
Part 2: How does a seed company get access to the seed of the Ridgetown program’s breeding lines?
- How are the lines actually released?
- How are the lines commercialized?
- Why are there some details that can’t be disclosed?