Location: Tropical Crops and Germplasm Research2009 Annual Report
1. Release of a cultivar and a germplasm line with multiple stress tolerance. Participated in the release of the cultivar ‘Badillo,’ the first kidney cultivar with resistance to common bacterial blight, in addition to resistance to bean common mosaic virus and endemic races of rust.
Porch, T.G., Ramirez, V.H., Santana, D., Harmsen, E.W. 2009. Evaluation of drought tolerance in common bean germplasm in Juana Díaz, Puerto Rico. Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science 195:328-334.