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 22.02.2021
Lead Researcher (PI): Ravindra Chibbar
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Total WGRF Funding: $240,714
Co-Funders: Agriculture Development Fund
Start Date: 2013
Project Length: 3 Years

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