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Breeding crops for enhanced food safety

Investigators
Melotto, Maeli
Institutions
University of California - Davis
Start date
2019
End date
2019
Objective
The goals of this conference is to:- Connect plant scientists, breeders, extension specialists, food safety experts to discuss collaborative efforts and multidisciplinary approaches geared towards eradicating the occurrence of human pathogens in crop production systems.- Identify knowledge gaps, innovative strategies, and research priorities in this emerging field of breeding for crop safety.
Funding Source
Nat'l. Inst. of Food and Agriculture
Project source
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Project number
CA-D-PLS-2500-CG
Accession number
1018227
Categories
Natural Toxins
Bacterial Pathogens