Rapid transfer of FHB and wheat midge resistance in wheat

Posted on 11.09.2017 | Last Modified 07.05.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Julian Thomas
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $97,260
Co-Funders: None
Start Date: 1998
Project Length: 3 Years

To investigate the use of monosomics as a means of rapid transfer of Fusarium Head Blight and wheat midge resistance to adapted varieties of common wheat.