Race structure and resistance to fusarium wilt in field pea in western Canada

Posted on 11.09.2017 | Last Modified 07.05.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Allen Xue
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $121,128
Co-Funders: None
Start Date: 1999
Project Length: 3 Years

To determine the race composition in Fusarium oxysporum populations in western Canada, to identify pea genotypes with resistance to western Canadian races of the pathogen, and to develop DNA markers for the various resistance genes in pea.