Location: Crop Genetics Research
Project Number: 6066-21220-010-21-R
Project Type: Reimbursable
Start Date: Apr 1, 2012
End Date: Mar 31, 2013
Screening soybean varieties for resistance to Phomopsis seed decay (PSD).
Field screening and laboratory seed quality assays will be conducted to determine: 1) the disease resistance of commercial available soybean varieties to Phomopsis seed decay (PSD); and 2) the virulence/aggressiveness of PSD isolates collected in Mississippi.