Adam Call

Former Graduate

  • Degree Program: Ph.D., Horticultural Science
  • Previous Degrees: B.S., Horticultural Science, Kansas State University; M.S., Horticultural Science, North Carolina State University
  • Advisor: Dr. Todd Wehner
  • Completion Date: Summer 2013


Study resistance to downy mildew in cucumbers including inheritance of resistance, mechanisms of resistance, fungicide interaction and tolerance. Determine if there are different resistance genes for each mechanism of resistance. Combine resistance from different sources and lines with resistant in different locations. Provide growers with cultivar/fungicide interaction data.

Adam is the cucumber breeder for HM.Clause (Harris Moran) in Davis, CA.