Tucked quietly away in the Kansas Wheat Innovation Center is a treasure trove of genetics from around the globe. The Wheat Genetics Resource Center (WGRC) is an internationally-recognized gene bank that curates and houses more than 247,500 seeds from 2,500 wheat and wild wheat species accessions.
FIELD PHENOMICS IN BREEDING
Friday March 24, 4031 Throckmorton Hall
Presented by Scott Chapman, Ph.D.
Senior Principal Research Scientist, CSIRO Agriculture, The University of Queensland Australia
ABSTRACT: Despite justified skepticism of statements in the modeling literature, some breeders have the expectation that the quantitative application of gene to phenotype understanding within crop models will contribute substantially to the future of plant breeding....read more.