Location: National Programs
Project Number: 0500-00053-004-70-G
Project Type: Grant
Start Date: May 13, 2019
End Date: May 12, 2021
The objectives of this research are: 1) use traditional breeding methods to provide malting barley varieties with enhanced FHB resistance to growers in the Midwest and 2) use genomic approaches to improve and optimize breeding for FHB resistance.
The researcher will conduct traditional and molecular breeding methods to improve FHB resistance in barley for the Midwest.