Project Number: 6046-21000-011-14
Start Date: Sep 01, 2014
End Date: Sep 30, 2015
Screen all available accessions of Citrullus spp. in the USDA germplasm collection for resistance to Acidovorax avenae subsp. citrulli. Retest selected accessions to validate initial results. Select and self-pollinate resistant plants and produce seed from them.