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Research Project: Fusarium Head Blight Resistance for Montana Barley

Location: National Programs

Project Number: 0500-00053-004-91-G
Project Type: Grant

Start Date: May 6, 2020
End Date: May 5, 2021

Objective:
The objectives of this research are: 1) use traditional and molecular breeding methods to improve FHB resistance in Montana barley cultivars and 2) field screen adapted barley lines exhibiting FHB resistance.

Approach:
The researcher will conduct traditional and molecular breeding methods to improve FHB resistance in winter barley for the state of Montana.