|Title||Using wild genes to breed robust letuce|
|Author(s)||Treuren, Rob van|
|Source||Using wild genes to breed robust letuce, Resource, vol. 13 no. 8 p. 9, Page 9, 2018-12-06, Albert Sikkema, http://edepot.wur.nl/469206|
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Wild lettuce varieties contain more healthy nutrients and are often more resistant to diseases and pests than commercial varieties. Plant breeders can benefi t from this when they seek to breed healthy, tasty and robust lettuce, shows a study by Wageningen Plant Research.