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Research Project: Scab Research Projects and Development of Scab Resistant Soft Red Winter Wheat Varieties at the University of Illinois

Location: National Programs

Project Number: 0500-00053-004-58-G
Project Type: Grant

Start Date: Jun 8, 2018
End Date: Jun 7, 2021

Develop FHB resistant soft red winter wheat using conventional and molecular breeding methods for Illinois and screen advanced lines from the northern winter wheat group for FHB resistance.

Breeding FHB resistant winter wheat through molecular and conventional methods and screening of current varieties and the next generation of varieties.