Naomi Bosch

Freie Journalistin und Agrarwissenschaftlerin

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Apple Delights Past & Future: Old Apple Varieties and their Conservation in Germany

This article tells the old story of the apple’s ancestry and its long way to Europe. It recounts some of its turbulent changes in taste and nutritional value, and gives an outlook into some recent breeding developments. Finally, it exemplifies the case of apple landrace conservation in Germany today.