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Old June 14, 2009   #6
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Originally Posted by kygreg View Post
I guess what I am unclear on is does the hybridizer stablize the variety before it goes on the market;
If it were stable, there would be no reason for consumers to buy seeds.

Originally Posted by kygreg View Post
Des that mean they cross the original parent generation every year to get seeds for the desired variety.
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