Farmers Guradian
Topics
Nine ways to keep your farm vehicles safe

Nine ways to keep your farm vehicles safe

DataHub

DataHub

Dairy Farmer Magazine

Dairy Farmer Magazine

Auction Finder

Auction Finder

British Farming Awards

British Farming Awards

CropTec

CropTec

LAMMA 2019

LAMMA 2019

You are viewing your 1 free article

Register now to receive 2 free articles every 7 days or subscribe for unlimited access.

Subscribe | Register

CropTec Show: Septoria-resistant wheat

Highlighting some of the good news stories concerning plant protection at CropTec Show’s Crop Protection seminar, NFU senior plant health advisor Emma Hamer said work was underway at Rothamsted which could lead to development of septoria-resistant wheat.

 


Marianne   Curtis

TwitterFacebook
Marianne   Curtis
TwitterFacebook

Currently, septoria can avoid recognition by wheat plants by developing a chitin cell wall. “A wild type of wheat has been found that can recognise the camouflage and prevents septoria entering the plant. The genes have been identified. It is just a matter of breeders using this to confer resistance,” said Ms Hamer.


Read More

AHDB Agronomists' Conference: Blight strain 37_A2 on increase AHDB Agronomists' Conference: Blight strain 37_A2 on increase

TwitterFacebook
Post a Comment
To see comments and join in the conversation please log in.

Most Recent

Facebook
Twitter
RSS
Facebook
Twitter
RSS