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item Mornhinweg, Dolores - Do
item Porter, David
item Webster, James

Submitted to: Barley Newsletter
Publication Type: Other
Publication Acceptance Date: 11/17/1999
Publication Date: N/A
Citation: Mornhinweg, D.W., Porter, D.R., Webster, J.A. 1999. Germplasm enhancement for RWA resistance. Barley Newsletter. 43. 3 p. Available:

Interpretive Summary: Information previously presented in another media; no new research information provided; no interpretive summary required.

Technical Abstract: This newsletter contribution provides a brief overview of the research efforts on barley germplasm enhancement at the Plant Science Research Laboratory in 1998. Areas discussed include development of a new, unadapted RWA-resistant barley germplasm line, crossing for genetic analysis as well as pre-breeding, field evaluation of adapted RWA-resistant germplasm lines, ,testing of a new seedling screening technique for resistance to bird cherry-oat aphid (BCO), genetic studies, field studies, cooperative efforts, as well as a list of publications for 1998.