FUSARIUM HEAD BLIGHT OF WHEAT AND BARLEY
Project Number: 0500-00053-003-00
Start Date: May 01, 2009
End Date: Apr 30, 2014
Headquarters-held funds for research on Fusarium head blight (scab) of wheat and associated mycotoxins.
'Holding basin' for research on: 1) genetic enhancement for Fusarium resistance in wheat and barley, 2) establishment of database for research data on Fusarium head blight, 3) characterization of Fusarium head blight epidemiology, 4) establishment of Fusarium head blight communications system, and 5) development of disease control strategies.