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When did the Rutgers Breeding Program start?

WHo was the first Breeder?

1961

Reed Funk

2

Rutgers Breeding Program was the first to do what?

To develop a man-made hybrid 'adelphi'

3

What happened in 1980?

Release of 1st Turf-Type tall Fescue --- 'Rebel"

4

What is the test called that they perform on Perennial Ryegrass when looking for Tetrazolium?

Flourescense Test 

or

Tetrazolium Test

5

The Oregon Certified Generation System categorizes seed in three categories. what are they?

  1. Breeders Seed
  2. Foundation Seed
  3. Certified Seed

6

in 1967, ____ was released.  

'Manhatten' Perennial Ryegrass

7

What was the first improved turf type Rough Bluegrass? When was it released?

'Sabre' 

1977

8

When and What and did Dr. Reed Funk discover about endophytes?

in 1983 he discovered that endophytes in perennial ryegrass controlled sod webworms

9

When was the release of 'Midnight' KBG?

1984

10

'Shamrock' was released as a high seed producing KBG in _____. 

1995

11

Bonos released Declaration and 007 in what year?

2005

12

1961

Reed Funk

When did the Rutgers Breeding Program start?

WHo was the first Breeder?

13

To develop a man-made hybrid 'adelphi'

Rutgers Breeding Program was the first to do what?

14

Release of 1st Turf-Type tall Fescue --- 'Rebel"

What happened in 1980?

15

Flourescense Test 

or

Tetrazolium Test

What is the test called that they perform on Perennial Ryegrass when looking for Tetrazolium?

16

  1. Breeders Seed
  2. Foundation Seed
  3. Certified Seed

The Oregon Certified Generation System categorizes seed in three categories. what are they?

16

  1. Breeders Seed
  2. Foundation Seed
  3. Certified Seed

The Oregon Certified Generation System categorizes seed in three categories. what are they?

17

'Manhatten' Perennial Ryegrass

in 1967, ____ was released.  

17

'Manhatten' Perennial Ryegrass

in 1967, ____ was released.  

18

'Sabre' 

1977

What was the first improved turf type Rough Bluegrass? When was it released?

18

'Sabre' 

1977

What was the first improved turf type Rough Bluegrass? When was it released?

19

in 1983 he discovered that endophytes in perennial ryegrass controlled sod webworms

When and What and did Dr. Reed Funk discover about endophytes?

19

in 1983 he discovered that endophytes in perennial ryegrass controlled sod webworms

When and What and did Dr. Reed Funk discover about endophytes?

20

1984

When was the release of 'Midnight' KBG?

20

1984

When was the release of 'Midnight' KBG?

21

1995

'Shamrock' was released as a high seed producing KBG in _____. 

22

2005

Bonos released Declaration and 007 in what year?

22

2005

Bonos released Declaration and 007 in what year?

23

What does the tetrazolium test indicate?

it indicates viability of seed

24

What does the fluorescence test indicate?

it indicates the presence of annual ryegrass