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Vegetable Grafting Webinar Series

07/02/2019 - François-Xavier Branthôme
Jan. 31, 2019: Use of Vegetable Grafting for Soil-Borne Disease Management

“Growing New Roots” Vegetable Grafting Webinar Series
 A webinar was held on Monday, January 31, on the theme "Use of Vegetable Grafting for Soil-Borne Disease Management", presented by Dr. Frank Louws, North Carolina State University.

Members of the SCRI Grafting Project Team have organized a grafting webinar series. Each month a webinar will be offered, covering a different topic about the science and technology of vegetable grafting. Below is a schedule of future webinars, as well as links to past webinars.

Upcoming Webinars:
Date: February 21, 2019
Time: 2PM (Eastern Time)
Title: Grafting Experience with Open Field Production of Green-picked Fresh Market and of Processing Tomato in California
Presenters: Dr. Brenna Aegerter and Gene Miyao, University of California, Cooperative Extension, San Joaquin County and Yolo/Solano/Sacramento counties, respectively

Date: March 8, 2019
Time: 11AM-Noon (Eastern Time)
Title: Vegetable Grafting Making It Affordable and Beneficial to US Growers
Presenter: Dr. Richard Hassell, Clemson University

Date: April 11, 2019
Time: 11AM-Noon (Eastern Time)
Title: Management of Diseases on Cucurbit Rootstock and Scion Seedlings in Greenhouse Environments
Presenter: Dr. Anthony (Tony) Keinath, Clemson University

Date: May 14, 2019
Time: 11AM-Noon (Eastern Time)
Title: Grafting to Increase Production for Small-acreage and High Tunnel Tomato Growers
Presenter: Dr. Cary Rivard, Kansas State University

Past Webinars:
Title: Use of Vegetable Grafting for Soil-Borne Disease Management
Presenter: Dr. Frank Louws, North Carolina State University

Title: Indoor Production of High Quality Grafted Plants: Benefits and Energy Optimization
Presenter: Dr. Ricardo Hernández, North Carolina State University

Title: Developing a New Tomato Grafting Machine
Presenter: Yuji Masaki, Kusakabe Kikai Co. Ltd., Osaka Japan

Vegetable Grafting Webinar Series are organized by SCRI CAP Project Team.
Contact for questions: Chieri Kubota (

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