Page Banner

United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Related Topics

Research Project: Introgression of novel genes conferring resistance to SCN in soybean germplasm of early maturity groups

Location: Crop Genetics Research

Project Number: 6066-21220-011-04-R
Project Type: Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Oct 1, 2008
End Date: Mar 31, 2013

To intrgress novel SCN-restantance genes into high-yielding soybean germplasm of early maturity groups (I, II and III) possessing resistance to other economically important disease with adequate agronimic performance.

Populations and lines will be developed using different sources of SCN resistance identified by ARS. The cross will be made between new sources or lines of SCN resistance and experimental elite ISU lines developed by Cooperator. Selections include greenhouses bioassays and marker assited breeding for SCN resistance and field evaluations for superior performance.

Last Modified: 10/17/2017
Footer Content Back to Top of Page