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Wehner photoDr. Todd C. Wehner


Department of Horticultural Science
222 Kilgore Hall, Box 7609
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7609

Office Phone: 919.741.8929
Fax: 919.515.2505
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A.B. in Botany, University of California-Berkeley
M.S. in Agronomy, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ph.D. in Plant Breeding and Plant Genetics, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Dr. Wehner has been working on plant breeding at NC State University since 1979. Responsibilities include research in the area of cucurbit breeding (cucumber, watermelon and specialty melons), teaching (plant breeding methods, distance education, integrated breeding databases), and service to the department. Outside activities include consulting with industry and teaching at the Plant Breeding Academy at the University of California-Davis.

There is information provided on this website for plant breeding work on cucumber, watermelon, and other cucurbits (specialty melon, cantaloupe, luffa gourd). There is also information on courses taught, as well as the plant breeding and vegetable crops programs at NC State. For additional information, see biography, international activities, and resume' below.

Providing skilled graduates, scientific research, and useful germplasm to the cucurbit industry
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