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WINTER WHEAT BREEDING FOR SCAB RESISTANCE IN SOUTH DAKOTA

Investigators
Fravel D R
Institutions
South Dakota State University
Start date
2009
End date
2014
Objective
To continue to use traditional breeding techniques, aided by molecular marker selection (MAS), to develop and release FHB-resistant hard winter wheat varieties and germplasm with superior agonomic performance and end-use quality characteristics, excellent winter survival ability, and resistance to disease prevalent in South Dakota and the northern Great Plains.
Funding Source
Agricultural Research Service
Project source
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Project number
0500-00053-002-83G
Accession number
416691
Categories
Prevention and Control
Bacterial Pathogens