To develop spring type Brassica napus with single unique genes for blackleg resistance for identification of pathotypes of Leptosphaeria maculans and to identify isolates of L. maculans which can be used to identify resistance gens in Brassica napus cultivars.
Lead Researcher (PI): Rimmer, Samuel
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $75,000
Start Date: 2006
Project Length: 3 Years