stem rust

Crops, Wheat

Research will help combat devastating disease of wheat plants

A team of scientists has identified a promising resistance gene that could help fight a devastating fungus called stem rust, which attacks wheat crops and threatens global food security. The discovery, recently published in Nature Plants, also identifies a gene in the fungus t... Read More

Novel wheat genetic improvements grown in our backyard

  • By Hannah Schlapp, Kansas Wheat Alliance, Communications Specialist