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Research Project: Developing FHB Resistant Wheat Cultivars for Idaho and the Western U.S.

Location: Wheat Health, Genetics, and Quality Research

Project Number: 2090-21000-033-19-S
Project Type: Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Aug 1, 2019
End Date: Dec 31, 2020

Develop Fusarium Head Blight (FHB) resistant spring wheat adapted for Idaho, Washington, and the Pacific Northwest.

Breeding FHB resistant spring wheat through conventional and marker assisted breeding methods and expanding nursery screening.