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Dr. Dilip R. Panthee
Associate Professor

Dilip Panthee

Contact Information

Department of Horticultural Science 
Mountain Horticultural Crops Research & Extension Center
455 Research Drive 
Fletcher, NC 28759

Office Phone: 828.654.8590 
Fax: 828.684.8715

General Information

  • Ph.D., 2005, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
  • M.Phil. , 1997, University of Birmingham and Reading, UK
  • B.Sc.Ag., 1990, Institute of Agriculture and Animal Science, Tribhuvan University, Nepal

Research (100%)

Breeding and development of tomato lines and cultivars with broad adaptation, resistance to major diseases, high yield and fruit quality for fresh market using conventional and molecular approaches. Investigation of genetic control and inheritance of important traits to facilitate the selection process.

Publications (Scholarly Publications Repository)