Cucurbit Trial Field Day

We hosted our Trial Field Day on Monday September 15, 2014!

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Edmund started with a short presentation about the project, followed by walking into the fields to look at the 120+ cucumber, melon and winter squash seedstocks entered in the trial.

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Edmund and the group discussed the merits of the standouts in terms of Downy Mildew resistance, productivity, eating quality and marketability.

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Everyone had a chance to taste some of the standout varieties as well as some of the not-so-great varieties.

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Read the summary of preliminary results here.