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Trinity a Growers Guide. Mark Nightingale Plant Breeder. Picking a Winner in the UK !. Task Identify and select varieties for the U.K. market Elsoms Sites Six U.K. Trial locations Five are co-located with Official trials Three specific disease testing locations in the U.K.

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trinity a growers guide

Trinity a Growers Guide

Mark Nightingale

Plant Breeder

picking a winner in the uk
Picking a Winner in the UK !
  • Task
    • Identify and select varieties for the U.K. market
  • Elsoms Sites
    • Six U.K. Trial locations
      • Five are co-located with Official trials
      • Three specific disease testing locations in the U.K.
        • LLS Specific nurseries - EW region & Scotland
        • Canker: specific nurseries in the EW region
        • Club root: specific nurseries - U.K. + Europe
establishing the crop
Establishing the Crop
  • Good autumn vigour
  • Strong rapid development
  • Robust autumn plant architecture
  • Good winter hardiness - not prostrate
  • Strong early spring growth reported from 2013 seed crops.
verticillium wilt
Verticillium Wilt
  • Not just a European disease…..
  • An increasing problem in the UK!
  • Dr Gladders’ recommendations for managing the risk were
    • Determine its prevalence on individual farms
    • Good agronomy – a strong plant holds off verticillium
    • Extended rotations
    • Variety choice
  • Trinity has good resistance –
    • Galileo parent has very good resistance
    • Trinity performed excellently in the Gottingen trials.
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