Carrot Improvement for Organic Agriculture (CIOA) is a long-term breeding project that addresses the critical needs of organic carrot farmers by developing orange and novel colored carrots with improved disease and nematode resistance, improved weed competitiveness, and improved nutritional value and flavor. This four-year project will also compare the relative performance of breeding... Read more

News

National Project to Improve Organic Production Systems Launched
USDA-OREI Grant Supports Innovation in Organic Plant Breeding

Events

Jun
25
2015
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Jun
26
2015
Workshop on Implementing Plant Microbe Interactions in Plant Breeding, Germany
Aug
09
2015
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Aug
12
2015
Field tour of CIOA trials at our Wisconsin sites
Sep
15
2015
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Sep
17
2015
Annual international carrot conference in Ontario, Canada