michael francki

Genetic resistance to wheat fungal disease identified

July 5th, 2018

Wheat researchers have discovered a combination of genes that provide resistance to the significant fungal disease Stagonospora nodorum blotch (SNB) in Western Australian varieties.

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Murdoch research centre revolutionises grains research

June 11th, 2018

The State Agricultural Biotechnology Centre (SABC) has played a pivotal role in transforming plant breeding for the Western Australian grains industry over the past 25 years.

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Churchill Fellowship recipient examines more resistant wheat breeding

June 11th, 2012

Researcher gains knowledge of how future Australian wheat varieties can be protected from exotic pest threats.

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