Investigating crop management options to lessen the impact of fusarium head blight in wheat

Posted on 04.03.2019 | Last Modified 07.05.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Kelly Turkington
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $120,000
Co-Funders: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, Alberta Wheat Commission, Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers Association, Saskatchewan Wheat Development Commission
Start Date: 2018
Project Length: 5 Years

To look at capitalizing on current knowledge on the epidemiology and etiology of FHB to investigate integrated management strategies that may lessen the severity of FHB and level of DON contamination.