Management of Wheat and Barley Root Pathogens in Idaho Grant uri icon



  • The objective of this cooperative research is to identify, characterize and control soilborne pathogens of wheat and barley, such as Rhizoctonia, Pythium, Gaeumannomyces, Bipolaris and/or Fusarium, which cause root and crown rot diseases; to identify the effects of cropping systems on root pathogen population size and diversity, and on disease epidemiology; and to identify useful wheat and/or barley germplasm with performance against root pathogens.

date/time interval

  • September 13, 2004 - September 6, 2009

sponsor award ID

  • 5348-22000-013-03S