Improving wheat grain quality by exploiting novel sources of genetic variation

Lead Research Organisation: Rothamsted Research
Department Name: Sustainable Soils and Crops


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Description A first visit was made by Chinese scientists to the UK, with a return visit to Chengdu planned for early April 2020. Whether this will proceed will depend on whether the SARS virus outbreak is brought under control and it is safe to travel. This collaboration is currently on hold as we are unable to meet or exchange personnel
Sector Agriculture, Food and Drink
Description 1st International Wheat Congress, July 2019 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Professional Practitioners
Results and Impact Alison Lovegrove presented "Exploiting genetic diversity to improve fibre and other bioactive components" at the 1st International Wheat Congress, Saskatoon, Canada, 19th July 2019
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2019