Inheritance of resistance of Brassica spp. to Leptosphaeria maculans

Posted on 05.03.2020 | Last Modified 05.03.2020
Lead Researcher (PI): Samuel Rimmer
Institution: University of Manitoba
Total WGRF Funding: $119,400
Co-Funders: None
Start Date: 1990
Project Length: 3 Years

To quantify the effect of blackleg on the seed yield and seed quality of canola. To determine the variability in pathogenicity among Canadian isolates. To determine the relationship between glucosinolate levels and phytoalexin production with resistance.