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Combination of genomics with an innovative in vitro screening method for Fusarium to develop Fusarium head blight tolerant cereal

Posted on 23.03.2017 | Last Modified 07.05.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Chibbar, Ravindra
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Total WGRF Funding: $240,714
Co-Funders: Agriculture Development Fund
Start Date: 2013
Project Length: 3 Years
Objectives:

To develop new culture and screening methods leading to the development of germplasm and fusarium head blight resistant wheat cultivars.