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      CCHS Lunch & Learn: "Can Biotechnology Save the American Chestnut?" in Cincinnatus


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      October 23, 2019

      Wednesday  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

      25 Homer Ave.
      Cincinnatus, New York 13040

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      CCHS Lunch & Learn: "Can Biotechnology Save the American Chestnut?"

      A brief overview on the ecological and economic importance of the iconic American chestnut tree, its devastation by the invasive fungus Cryphonectria parasitica, the various strategies used to combat chestnut blight, and how genetic engineering was used to develop a fully blight-resistant American chestnut tree for restoration.

      Bring your own lunch if you wish, and we will provide dessert and beverages. This program is free and open to the public. Call 607-756-6071 for more information.

      Cost: Free -

      Categories: Education | Museums & Attractions | Neighborhood

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