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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: BREEDING ROOTSTOCKS RESISTANT TO AGGRESSIVE ROOT-KNOT NEMATODES

Location: Grape Genetics Research

Project Number: 8060-21220-004-18
Project Type: Trust

Start Date: May 01, 2008
End Date: Apr 30, 2013

Objective:
To develop improved grapevine rootstocks resistant to aggressive virulent root-knot nematodes.

Approach:
Grapevine rootstock germplasm will be screened for resistance to aggressive virulent root-knot nematodes, crosses made, and resistant seedling selections identified through screening.

Last Modified: 12/21/2014
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