Solanaceae Pollen Analysis - From Pollen Collection to Pollination

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Virtual Amphacademy 2020

Discover practical examples of pollen analysis applications for Solanaceae pollen

In this online session, Silvan Kaufmann takes you on a journey along the Solanaceae pollen supply chain. He talks about the fundamental aspects of pollen quality monitoring and shows how it can help you create value in plant breeding and seed production. Discover:

  • why the Solanaceae pollen supply chain is very diverse and has a great potential for optimization
  • how to identify the best timepoint for pollen harvest
  • that stress can have a detrimental effect on pollen
  • how to create specific pollination recipes and standardize pollination
  • why it is important to standardize quality control for international pollen shipment and trade

Key learnings from this session:

  • Know how to systematically characterize and improve the Solanaceae pollen supply chain
  • Know how to implement standardized pollen quality control
  • Know how to choose the right measures to improve your processes

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Silvan Kaufmann

Silvan Kaufmann

Application Scientist

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Georg Roell

Customer Consultant