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Cucurbit Genetics Cooperative Report 4:24 (article 12) 1981

Multiple Disease Resistant Casaba

Joseph D. Norton

Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849

Multiple disease resistant casaba breeding lines were developed from crosses of casaba cultivars and multiple disease resistant cantaloupe breeding lines. Fruit quality was excellent with total soluble solids of 15.3%. After storage at 21°C for 90 to 120 days, the fruit were still in excellent condition for market.

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