Bibliographical noteFunding Information:
This research was conducted in part with support of the University of Minnesota Agricultural Experiment Station, the Viticulture Consortium East (USDA 2009-34360-19879), VitisGen (USDA/ NIFA 2011-51181-30635), and Northern Grapes Project (USDA/NIFA 2011-51181-30850). We thank the expert vineyard team Jennifer Thull and John Thull for their technical support in vine management and propagation. Wine-making was conducted by Nicholas Smith, Kathryn Cook, Drew Horton, and Bryan Forbes. Genotypic information about ?Itasca? was acquired through the VitisGen project (USDA/ NIFA 2011-51181-30635) and conducted by Soon Li Teh.
- Fruit breeding