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Susceptibility of winter wheat cultivars to various isolates of common bunt (Tilletia caries) (Liveseed Practice abstract)

{Tool} Susceptibility of winter wheat cultivars to various isolates of common bunt (Tilletia caries) (Liveseed Practice abstract). Creator(s): Oberforster, Micheal and Plank, Martin. Issuing Organisation(s): AGES - Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety. Liveseed Practice abstract, no. 62. (2021)

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Summary

PRACTICE ABSTRACT No. 62
Target audience: public authorities, breeders, researchers


EPrint Type:Practice tool
What problem does the tool address?:Common bunt (Tilletia caries) is a damaging fungal disease, affecting the spikes and seeds, which especially
impacts organic farming. Winter wheat is most frequently affected. Several races of the fungus have been
identified, each of which has different pathogenicity.
What solution does the tool offer?:Given the limited options to treat seeds under organic farming conditions, it is desirable to increase the
resistance of organic crop plants to seed-transmitted diseases. Several race-specific, effective resistance genes to
bunt have been identified (Hoffmann and Metzger 1976, Goates 2012). It would be possible to achieve broadly
effective resistance by pyramiding several Bt resistance genes.
Country:Austria
Type of Practice Tool:Practice abstracts
Keywords:seed quality
Agrovoc keywords:
Language
Value
URI
English
seed quality
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_14172
Subjects: Crop husbandry > Breeding, genetics and propagation
Crop husbandry > Crop health, quality, protection
Research affiliation:Austria > AGES GmBH
European Union > Horizon 2020 > Liveseed
European Union > Horizon 2020 > Liveseed > Liveseed tools
H2020 or FP7 Grant Agreement Number:727230
Related Links:https://organic-farmknowledge.org/tool/39900
Project ID:oknet
Deposited By: Ortolani, Dr. Livia
ID Code:39900
Deposited On:09 Jun 2021 09:42
Last Modified:21 Jul 2021 09:28
Document Language:English
Status:Published

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