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Seminar series

The Horticulture Section seminar series resumes January 14. 

Listings below include SIPS-wide seminars and Genome Biology Initiative talks in addition to our regular Horticulture Section seminars, which meet 12:20 to 1:10 p.m. most Mondays when classes are in session with videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva unless otherwise noted.

Seminars are free and open to the public. Refreshments served. Those wishing to take for 1 credit, enroll in PLHRT 4950 (undergrads) or PLHRT 6000 (grads). To view many past seminars, visit the Cornell horticulture seminar YouTube channel.

Spring 2019 Horticulture Section Seminar Series [.pdf]

Horticulture seminars

Mar 25
|
12:20 pm

“How the strawberry became America’s most unsustainable fruit”- Marvin Pritts

Marvin Pritts...
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
Apr 8
|
12:20 pm

"1969-2019, 50 years of breeding the Geneva® series of apple rootstocks" - Gennaro Fazio

Gennaro Fazio...
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
Apr 9
|
12:20 pm

Distinguished speaker in Genome Biology: "Systematic discovery of gene regulatory elements using chromatic structure in plant genomes" - Robert Schmitz

Robert Schmitz ...
Location:
College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University
Event type:
Seminar
Apr 15
|
12:20 pm

“Environmental and molecular control of flowering and vegetative propagation in tulip”- Richard Immink

Richard Immink ...
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
Apr 16
|
12:20 pm

Distinguished speaker in Genome Biology: “Mechanisms of selective gene silencing“- Craig Pikaard

Craig Pikaard...
Location:
College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University
Event type:
Seminar
Apr 17
|
12:20 pm

“Resolving Conflicts: The Genetic Control of Morphogenesis“ - Enrico Coen

Enrico Coen...
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
Apr 22
|
12:20 pm

"Understanding and preventing spring freeze damage in grapevines" - Michela Centinari

Michela Centinari...
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
Apr 29
|
12:20 pm

"Shedding light on tree shape: the role of IGT genes in plant growth orientation": Chris Dardick

Chris Dardick...
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
May 3
|
12:20 pm

Distinguished speaker in Genome Biology - Rob Martienssen

Rob Martienssen...
Location:
Biotechnology Building
Event type:
Seminar
May 6
|
12:20 pm

"Non-destructive prediction of apple fruit quality by means of near-infrared spectroscopy" - Yiyi Zhang

Yiyi Zhang Horticulture, Cornell University Yiyi Zhang is a PhD candidate in the Horticulture Section of the School of Integrative Plant Science.
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar