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Ilze Grāvīte

Structural unit
Unit of Agronomic Research and Variety Testing
Leading researcher
Dr. agr.
Activity directions

•    Plum breeding material testing, winter-hardy and disease resistant cultivar selection.
•    Plum, apricot, grape cultivar comparison.
•    Plum and apricot rootstock, rootstock and cultivar interaction research.
•    Cultivation technology research.
•    Research on shaping tree crowns.
•    Consultations for fruit-growers.

Major accomplishments

3 plum cultivars that have been registered: 'Adelyn', 'Sonora', 'Ance'

1 plum cultivar have been submitted for registration: ‘Laine’