Plant breeding at SLU

Last changed: 02 May 2022

Plant breeding-related research at SLU covers many areas, like cultivar development, development of genetic resources, domestication, technology development and studies of specific mechanisms. These activities take place at the three main campuses of SLU, Umeå, Ultuna and Alnarp, and cover forest trees, horticultural and agricultural crops.


SLU Breeding Network

Rodomiro Octavio Ortiz Rios (chair)
Department of Plant Breedig, Alnarp

María Rosario García Gil, (vice ordförande)
Department of Forest Genetics and Plant Physiology, Umeå

Katja Fedrowitz (koordinator)
Department of Ecology, Uppsala
tel: +46 18 67 21 96