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The C.M. Rick Tomato Genetics Resource Center at UC Davis, a genebank of mutants, wild relatives and other genetic stocks, is an irreplaceable source of the genetic traits used to improve yield, stress adaptation, disease resistance, flavor and fruit quality of tomato varieties.

Your contribution will help us secure the future of the Rick Center and ensure that breeders and researchers have access to this unique genetic collection. The Rick Center has contributed to the current success of the tomato industry, and with your support, will continue to provide solutions to challenges faced by growers and meet the needs of consumers in the future.

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Melissa Haworth
Sr. Director of Development
[email protected]
(530) 979-1440 (Phone)

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