Application of plant tissue culture for improvement of tolerance to Fusarium Head Blight toxins in barley

Posted on 26.06.2017 | Last Modified 07.05.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Bill Legge
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $99,000
Co-Funders: None
Start Date: 2003
Project Length: 3 Years

To improve the protocol for in vitro screening for FHB resistance and to develop protocol for routine screening of barley populations segregating for FHB resistance.