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Fruit for the Future 2011

Industry event
14 July 2011, 1.30-5.30pm
at The James Hutton Institute, Invergowrie, Dundee
for farmers, agronomists, food and drink industries, scientists
Photograph of visitors sampling raspberries at Fruit for the Future

This free event showcases developments and trends in The James Hutton Institute’s soft fruit breeding and research programmes. It is aimed at farmers, agronomists, those in the food and drink industries, scientists and others interested in soft fruit and consists of a seminar programme followed by a tour of the breeding plots (with fruit tasting) and current field experiments.

Speakers this year include:

  • Matthew Ordidge, University of Reading
  • David Foster, Koppert
  • Julie Graham, The James Hutton Institute.


Attendance at Fruit for the Future is free and there is no need to book in advance. However you can speed up your arrival by printing off and completing the form below and bringing it with you on the day.

Registration and refreshments are at 1.30pm and speakers begin at 1.45pm prompt. Field tours begin from outside the marquee at 3.30pm. The full programme is below.

The event is being held at The James Hutton Institute, Invergowrie and directions can be found below.

Further Information

  • Sharon Neilson - Communications, The James Hutton Institute Invergowrie Dundee DD2 5DA Scotland UK Office: +44 (0)344 928 5428 (*)

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The James Hutton Research Institute is the result of the merger in April 2011 of MLURI and SCRI. This merger formed a new powerhouse for research into food, land use, and climate change.