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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Evaluation of Soybean Lines for Heat Tolerance in Paraguay

Location: Crop Genetics Research Unit

Project Number: 6066-21220-012-10
Project Type: Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Oct 01, 2013
End Date: Sep 30, 2016

Objective:
Facilitate cooperative research between the USDA-ARS and Camara Paraguaya de Exportadores de Cereales y Oleaginosas (CAPECO) in characterizing and developing heat tolerant soybean lines.

Approach:
Identifying new sources of heat tolerant soybean lines, characterize heat tolerance, phenotype segregating genetic populations and test resistant breeding lines.

Last Modified: 10/31/2014
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