Canadian Forest Service Publications

The FastTRAC to first-rate seeds. 2021. Kingsbury, N.; Lewis-Gibbs, A.; Lenz, P. NRC Impact Story ; 005

Year: 2021

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 40369

Language: English

Availability: PDF (request by e-mail)

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Abstract

The FastTRAC project brought together scientists, foresters and economists from the Canadian Wood Fibre Centre, Laval University, FPInnovations, the Government of Qu├ębec, J.D. Irving, and the New Brunswick Tree Improvement Council. They demonstrated tree genomic-assisted selection at the operational scale and highlighted the economic benefits of FastTRAC technology.