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Genetics and Germplasm Working Group (GG)

GG is part of the American Society for Horticultural Science (ASHS)

Colloquia and Workshops

The genetics and germplasm working group of ASHS sponsors colloquia and workshops each year. Below is a list of those events sponsored over the years.

Year

Type

Title

2009

Workshop

Standardized Phenotyping: Advantages to Horticulture

2009

Workshop

Asia's Indigenous Horticultural Crops

2008

Colloquium

Transgenic Horticultural Crops: Challenges and Opportunities

2007

Workshop

Germplasm and Crop Improvement for Semi-arid and Arid Land Horticulture

2006

Workshop

What is involved in maintaining a germplasm collection?

2005

Colloquium

Advances in Genomics for Horticultural Crop Improvement

2005

Workshop

Development and Introduction of New Crops - Issues and Current Efforts

2004

Workshop

Effective Use of Molecular Markers in Genetic Conservation and Improvement of Horticultural Crops

2003

Colloquium

Contributions of Genetics and Genomics to Human Nutrition

2003

Workshop

Germplasm Acquisition from Conception to Products

2002

Colloquium

Plant Genetic Resources: The Fabric of Horticulture's Future

2002

Workshop

Plant Germplasm Collections: Benefits of Public and Private Partnerships

2001

Colloquium

Genomics: Applications to Horticultural Crops

2001

Workshop

Core Collections: Are They an Efficient Method for Management and Utilization of Germplasm?

2000

Colloquium

Global Carrying Capacity: Food and Future World Population

1999

Colloquium

30+ Years of Molecular Genetics: How Far Have We Come and What Are the Major Challenges and Opportunities for Advancement?

1999

Workshop

Coevolution or Coincidence: Unusual Host-Pathogen Relationships

1998

Colloquium

The Role of Oxidative Stess and Antioxidants in Plant and Human Health

1997

Workshop

Germplasm and Crop Gene Pool Enrichment

1996

Colloquium

The Impact of Biotechnology on the Environment

1996

Workshop

Use of Molecular Markers in Germplasm Management

1995

Colloquium

Genome Mapping of Horticultural Crops

1995

Workshop

Core Collections: A Strategy for Management of Plant Genetic Resources

1994

Colloquium

Recent Advances in Plant Response to Stress

1994

Colloquium

Classical and Molecular Approaches to Breeding Horticultural Plants for Disease Resistance

1994

Colloquium

Strategies for Developing Horticulturally Useful Genes

1994

Workshop

Assessment, Utilization, and Impact of Genetic Diversity

1993

Colloquium

Intellectual Property Rights: Protection of Plant Materials

1992

Workshop

Breeding Tropical Fruit Crops

1992

Workshop

Integrating Biotechnolgy into Developing Countries

1992

Workshop

New Technologies to Identify Plant Varieties

1991

Workshop

Germplasm Acquisition and Preservation

1990

Workshop

Breeding for Insect Resistance

1990

Workshop

Building Bridges to Preserve Germplasm: Non-governmental Organizations and the National Plant Germplasm System

1989

Colloquium

Biotechnology: Implications for Improved Quality In Horticultural Products

1989

Workshop

Identification and Uses of Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism (RFLP) Technology

1988

Colloquium

Breeding Fruit Crops for Cold Climates

1988

Workshop

Mechanisms for Protection and Release of Vegetable Crop Cultivars and Germplasm

1987

Colloquium

Integrating Mineral Nutrition and Plant Breeding: Implications for Horticultural Crops

1987

Colloquium

Seed Propagation of Tropical Plants

1986

Colloquium

Genetic Considerations in Collection and Maintenance of Germplasm

1985

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none

1984

Colloquium

Virus Diseases: A Dilemma for Plant Breeders

1983

Colloquium

Somatic Cell Genetics: Prospects for Development of Stress Tolerance

1983

Workshop

Status and Future Directions of Germplasm Programs in the United States

1982

Colloquium

Genetic Engineering

1981

Workshop

Germplasm Exchange with the People's Republic of China

1980

Colloquium

Utilization of Germplasm

1980

Workshop

Adaptation to Water Stress in Plants

 

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