USDA Forest Service

Pacific Southwest Research Station

Pacific Southwest
Research Station

800 Buchanan Street
Albany, CA 94710-0011
(510) 883-8830
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Building a gene pyramid for durable resistance.

Open pollinated seedlings are screened for MGR in greenhouse tests.
MGR geneotypes are planted at the Happy Camp Outplanting Site, where they are exposed to the virulent race (vcr1). Survivors will have MGR plus at least one componant of SRR.