February CucCAP team Presentations

CucCap team members presented research results at the Southern Region ASHS meeting in Jacksonville, Florida on February 2 – 4. Jonathan Schultheis, leader of the CucCAP extension team and members of the NC State vegetable research group, Elizabeth Indermaur and Keith Starke, presented Galia Specialty Melon Evaluations and Opportunities. Cecilia McGregor, a member of the CucCAP watermelon team […]

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USDA ARS

… the watermelon has been grown in the United States for more than 300 years. But when ARS geneticist Amnon Levi, who today leads the watermelon program at the U.S. Vegetable Laboratory, did a DNA analysis of heirloom and current varieties, he found that all of our watermelons are just about genetically identical, making the […]

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