27 August 2020
WILP, Netherlands: Fresh Forward Breeding, renowned as one of the leading breeders of strawberry and apple is delighted to announce a partnership with breeding knowledge platform Breeding Accel, which includes KP Holland, Schoneveld Breeding, Sion Orchids and Interplant Roses.
Fresh Forward collaborates with Wageningen University & Research (WUR) and brings added value to Breeding Accel in terms of research capacity, in-depth knowledge of molecular breeding, and its close ties with WUR.
KP Holland, Schoneveld Breeding, Sion Orchids and Interplant Roses joined forces in 2015 to reduce their time to market. The Breeding Accel serves as a platform to share research findings and ideas, and to boast innovation. It has proven fruitful by enabling all parties involved to effectively use the collective knowledge and research facilities, which has in turn allowed for the efficient development of new molecular and cell biological techniques.
By joining Breeding Accel, Fresh Forward gains access to the knowledge and facilities of the Breeding Accel partners concerning the cell biological elements of breeding. According to Peter van de Pol, spokesperson of Breeding Accel, Fresh Forward brings with them a new perspective on research and breeding, due to their focus in different crop groups, and therefore brings valuable new insights to the Breeding Accel partners.
For more information visit www.breedingaccel.com