Fruit for the Future 2009

Photograph of visitors at Fruit for the Future 2008Fruit for the Future was held at SCRI on Thursday 16 July 2009 from 1.30pm-5pm and provided visitors with an opportunity to find out more about recent developments.

Over 100 people attended to hear about current research and trends in SCRI’s soft fruit breeding and research programmes including fruit quality and consumer preference, and integrated crop management.

After the talks, a tour of SCRI’s fruit research and breeding plots culminated in the opportunity to taste test current and prospective new cultivars from our breeding programme. More details are below.